fumonisins


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fumonisins

(fyū-mōn-ĭ-sĭnz),
Mycotoxins frequently found in corn and corn products infected with Fusarium moniliforme, F. proliferatum, and Aspergillus ochraceus.
See also: mycotoxin.
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Horse leukoencephalomalacia (ELEM) is a disease caused by the ingestion of mycotoxins (fumonisins) produced by fungi of the genus Fusarium, including F.
Determination of Fumonisins B1 and B2 in herbal tea and medicinal plants in Turkey by high-performance liquid chromatography.
The mycotoxins of most importance are aflatoxins (AF), fumonisins (FB), ochratoxin (OTA), deoxynivalenol (DON) and zearalenone (ZEN).
The most common toxins are Aflatoxins, Ochratoxins, Fumonisins, Trichothecene, Patulin, Rubratoxin, Citrinin and Zearalenone.
The Fusarium genus includes various species, which produce a large number of toxins such as fumonisins, trichothecenes, zearalenone, and others.
The concentrations of zearalenone (ZEA), ochratoxin A (OTA), and fumonisins (FB1 and FB2) were determined.
verticillioides have been found [4] this related to the high production and release of mycotoxins generated by the Fusarium genus fungi, these mycotoxins are known as fumonisins [4].
The important fungal toxins known to occur in foods and feeds include aflatoxins, fumonisins, trichothecenes, zearalenone, citrinin, ergot alkaloids and ochratoxins A, and patulin, aflatoxins being the most hazardous toxins [33].
Code of practice for the prevention and reduction of mycotoxin contamination in cereals, including annexes on ochratoxin a, zearalenone, fumonisins and tricothecenes, 2003; [acesso 03 de marco de 2017].
Fumonisins, mycotoxins of increasing importance: their nature and their effects.
Mycobiota in poultry feeds and natural occurrence of aflatoxins, fumonisins and zearalenone in the Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil.
Key toxins detected include aflatoxins, fumonisins, deoxynivalenol, ochratoxins, and trichothecenes (including T-2), which are measured with ELISA test kits donated by Romer Labs.