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- n. Plural form of fumonisin.
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"The species that cause this disease also can secrete mycotoxins called fumonisins into the grain," Jackson said.
Aflatoxins, fumonisins, ergot alkaloids and endotoxins are adsorbed by selected clay minerals; zearalenone, ochratoxins and the large family of trichothecenes are bio-transformed into less or non-toxic metabolites.
Grain screenings or broken grain pieces carry a higher risk of containing significant concentrations of aflatoxins and fumonisins, both important mycotoxins.
As assessment of fumonisins from the British Food Standards Agency warns of their high toxicity: "