Submitted to: Feedinfo News Service
Publication Type: Research Notes
Publication Acceptance Date: 7/2/2004
Publication Date: 7/3/2004
Citation: Maragos, C.M. 2004. Recent advances in screening assays for mycotoxins. Feedinfo News Service. Available http://www.feedinfo.com. Interpretive Summary:
Technical Abstract: Certain fungi that are commonly found in commodities such as corn and wheat produce toxins, known as mycotoxins. Monitoring of mycotoxins is routinely done to minimize their occurrence in the human and animal food supplies. This article describes recent advances in screening assays and focuses on techniques that are in the later stages of commercial development.