A Survey of Aflatoxins, Ochratoxin and Zearalenone Contamination in Imported and Iranian Rice in Iran

Abstract

Aflatoxin, ochratoxin and zearalenone are major mycotoxins in cereal grains like rice. Their existence above standard limits in food can result in serious and adverse effects like cancer. The aim of this study was to survey aflatoxins B1, B2 and G1, ochratoxin A and zearalenone contamination of imported and Iranian rice which were being consumed in military… (More)

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@inproceedings{Rostami2015ASO, title={A Survey of Aflatoxins, Ochratoxin and Zearalenone Contamination in Imported and Iranian Rice in Iran}, author={Hosein Rostami and Hamidreza Tavakoli and Ali Zabihi and Seyed Ghavam Hashemi and Zahra Bitarafan}, year={2015} }