TITLE

Finding the fungus among us: New methods for the detection of mycotoxins

PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Food Engineering & Ingredients;May/Jun2012, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on mycotoxin research and new analytical methods for detecting mycotoxin infection. It states that, mycotoxins have greatest structural diversity though scientists have discovered that antibody-based methods with a focus on enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays (ELISAs) can become standard tool for its detection. It also states that use of rapid disposable membrane-based assays including test strips, flow-through tests and dip strips can also help in easier detection of it.
ACCESSION #
79361661

 

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