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Fungal toxin (mycotoxin) produced by Fusarium fungi found in grain.
Synonym(s): deoxynivalenol, DON
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Screening of fermentative bacteria for their ability to bind and biotransform deoxynivalenol, zearalenone and fumonisins in an in vitro simulated corn silage model.
New bolus models for in vivo efficacy testing of mycotoxin-detoxifying agents in relation to EFSA guidelines, assessed using deoxynivalenol in broiler chickens.
The regulation of deoxynivalenol (DON), ochratoxin A and fumonisins levels in food and feed are also currently under discussion.
Incidence of Fusarium species and the mycotoxins deoxynivalenol and zearalenone in corn produced in oesophageal cancer areas in Transkei.
The well-known mycotoxins in grains and processed products in soybeans are: Aflatoxins (B1, B2, G1 and G2), deoxynivalenol, nivalenol, ochratoxin A and zearalenone.
The authorities also warned about increased concentration of mycotoxin(DON, or deoxynivalenol) found in 365 Corn Flakes, which has been recalled in Greece.
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.
Now, a simple test has been created for the two most commonly found toxins - Zearalenone and Deoxynivalenol - often known as Zon and Don.
Fink-Gremmels, "In vitro assessment of adsorbents aiming to prevent deoxynivalenol and zearalenone mycotoxicoses," Mycopathologia, vol.