Aflatoxin B1-induced injury in monkeys.

Short-term effects of small doses of aflatoxin (0.05 mg/kg of body weight twice a week) were studied in rhesus monkeys fed low-protein and high-protein diets. Animals on high- and low-protein diets without aflatoxin administration served as controls. There was no difference in weight gain, hemogram, serum protein levels, and liver function test results… CONTINUE READING