deoxynivalenol


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vomitoxin

(vom-i-toks'in),
Fungal toxin (mycotoxin) produced by Fusarium fungi found in grain.
Synonym(s): deoxynivalenol, DON

deoxynivalenol

trichothecene toxin produced by the fungus Fusarium graminearum and other fungi. Called also don, food refusal factor, emetic factor, vomitoxin.
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Effect of feeding blends of Fusarium mycotoxin-contaminated grains containing deoxynivalenol and fusaric acid on growth and feed consumption of immature swine.
Natural occurrence of deoxynivalenol in kernels of wheat grown in Slovakia during 2004-2008.
Metabolism of three trichothecene mycotoxins, T-2 toxin, diacetoxyscirpenol, and deoxynivalenol, by bovine rumen microorganisms.
Among the various mycotoxins, aflatoxins (AFs), ochratoxin A (OTA), T-2, zearalenone (ZEN) and deoxynivalenol are often encountered in foodstuffs in different parts of the world.
Deoxynivalenol impairs porcine intestinal barrier function and decreases the protein expression of claudin-4 through a mitogen-activated protein kinase-dependent mechanism.
The mycotoxins covered in the new rules are deoxynivalenol (DON) and zearalenone (ZEAR).
Relative developmental risks of Fusarium mycotoxin, deoxynivalenol (DON) and benomyl (BEN)in wheat.
02 mg / kg- The content of anaerobic bacteria - absent in 0,1 g- Protein content of at least 14%- Crude fiber content below 9%- Salmonella - absent in 0,1 g- Deoxynivalenol - less than 8 mg / kg- Ochratoxin A - below 0.
Individual and combined effects of aflatoxin and deoxynivalenol (DON, vomitoxin) in broiler chickens.
1]; nd = mycotoxin not detected; AFT = aflatoxins, FUM = fumonisins, NIV = nivalenol, DON = deoxynivalenol
Evaluation of different sources of deoxynivalenol (vomitoxin) fed to swine.