Fusarium's major mycotoxins are zearalenone (ZEN) and fumonisin
Degradation of fumonisin
B-l by cinnamon essential oil.
Activated charcoal has been proven an effective adsorbent of deoxynivalenol (DON), ZON, AFB1, fumonisin
B1 (FB1) and OTA (Devreese et al.
The impact of low concentrations of aflatoxin, deoxynivalenol or fumonisin
in diets on growing pigs and poultry.
Effects of aflatoxin B1 and fumonisin
B1 on body weight, antibody titres and histology of broiler chicks.
Over the centuries, the main culprits in mass food poisoning have often been mycotoxins, such as ergotamine from ergot or fumonisin
from the mold Fusarium.
Evaluation of inoculation techniques for Fusarium ear rot and fumonisin
contamination of corn.
Efficacy of gaseous ozone treatment on spore germination, growth and fumonisin
production by Fusarium verticillioides in vitro and in situ in maize.
, and deoxynivalenol may have similar EED characteristics by which they impair the gut to induce stunting (Smith et al.
B1 (FB1) increased the permeability in porcine jejunum at over 10 days post stimulation (Bouhet et al.
also interferes with the cellular uptake of folic acid, a vitamin that is known to reduce the risk of neural tube defects in developing fetuses.
She said that the more common types of mycotoxins occurring in foods and animal feeds include aflatoxin B1, B2, G1, G2, ochratoxins, fumonisin