trichothecenes


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trichothecenes

(trĭk-kō-the-sēnz),
Mycotoxins of Fusarium tricinctum, F. sporotrichoides, F. poae, Trichothecium, and Stachybotrys species; the cause of alimentary toxic aleukia in farm animals and humans.
See also: mycotoxin.
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(22) Most trichothecene mycotoxins are produced from Fusarium species.
Omurtag, "Fumonisins, trichothecenes and zearalenone in cereals," International Journal of Molecular Sciences, vol.
Tumer, "Elimination of damaged mitochondria through mitophagy reduces mitochondrial oxidative stress and increases tolerance to trichothecenes," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol.
Determination of macrocyclic trichothecenes in mouldy indoor materials by LCMS/MS.
(2014) Incidence of aflatoxins, fumonisins, trichothecenes and ochratoxins in Nigerian foods and possible intervention strategies.
Phytotoxicity evaluation of type B trichothecenes using a Chlamydomonas reinhardtii model system.
It also reduces the quality of the grain by contaminating it with harmful mycotoxins such as the trichothecenes rendering it unsafe for human and livestock consumption.
Deoxynivalenol is a trichothecenes which is a large group of sesquiterpenoid antibiotics that inhibit protein synthesis in eukaryotes also referred to as vomitoxin.
Ribosomal inactivation can also alter ER functions, and some chemical ribosomal inactivators such as trichothecenes, verotoxins, or ricin enhance unfolded protein responses that contribute to proinflammatory cytokine production and apoptosis-linked tissue injuries [54-56].
Co-occurrence of type-A and type-B trichothecenes in barley from a northern region of Spain.
The toxic compounds in mio-mio macrocyclic trichothecenes, including roridin A, D, and E, verrucarin A and J, and mycotoxin A (BUSAM et al., 1985)--likely condition an aversion.
Contamination with other mycotoxins, such as zearalenone (ZON), ochratoxin A (OTA), and trichothecenes, is low.