T-2 toxin

T-2 toxin

a mycotoxin from Fusarium species found in grain, responsible for hemorrhagic disease in livestock; may cause GI disease in humans.
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test system for measuring the amount of mycotoxin t-2 toxin in grain, leguminous crops and products of their processing 14 emb.
Emergent will be supplying two of its current medical countermeasures addressing chemical threats: the Trobigard atropine sulfate/ obidoxime chloride auto-injector, a drug-device combination product for emergency use in the event of nerve agent or organophosphate poisoning; and RSDL (Reactive Skin Decontamination Lotion Kit), which is intended to remove or neutralize chemical warfare agents and T-2 toxin from the skin.
The chromatogram of nivalenol, deoxynivalenol, 3-acetyl-deoxynivalneol, aflatoxin [B.sub.1], HT-2 toxin, T-2 toxin, ochratoxin A, and zearalenone at 100 ng/mL.
Evaluation of two mycotoxin binders to reduce toxicity of broiler diets containing ochratoxin A and T-2 toxin contaminated grain.
Esterified-glucomannan in broiler chicken diets-contaminated with aflatoxin, ochratoxin and T-2 toxin: Evaluation of its binding ability (in vitro) and efficacy as immunomodulator.
Effects of the trichothecene mycotoxin T-2 toxin on neurotransmitters and metabolites in discrete areas of the rat brain.
Accidental or intentional exposure to mycotoxins, including aflatoxin and T-2 toxin, can lead to acute liver failure, severe end-organ injury, bleeding, neurologic damage, coma, and death.
Efficacy of glucomannan-containing yeast product (mycosorb(r)) and hydrated sodium calcium aluminosilicate in preventing the individual and combined toxicity of aflatoxin and t-2 toxin in commercial broilers.
Las muestras fueron sometidas a un ensayo de ELISA con kits comerciales (Ridascreen(r) Fast Ochratoxin A y T-2 toxin, ambos de R-Biopharm AG, Alemania).
To investigate the mycotoxin contamination in the wet stored Pu-erh tea in a tea market in Guangzhou we measured the concentrations of aflatoxin B1 (AFB1) fumonisin B1 (FB1) deoxynivalenol (DON) and T-2 toxin in 70 tea samples.
The bulk of mycotoxin research in Latin America has been conducted on maize and specifically on aflatoxins, although other toxins such as zearalenone, T-2 toxin, DON, penicillic acid, kojic acid, and ochratoxin have been detected in that cereal [10].
Among these toxins are trichothecenes such as deoxynivalenol (DON), nivalenol (NIV), T-2 toxin, HT-2 toxin and diacetoxyscirpenol (DAS), zearalenone (ZEN), fumonisins and fusarins [4].