Associations of serum aflatoxin B1-lysine adduct level with socio-demographic factors and aflatoxins intake from nuts and related nut products in Malaysia.

@article{Leong2012AssociationsOS,
  title={Associations of serum aflatoxin B1-lysine adduct level with socio-demographic factors and aflatoxins intake from nuts and related nut products in Malaysia.},
  author={Yin-Hui Leong and Ahmad Rosma and Aishah Abd Latiff and A Nurul Izzah},
  journal={International journal of hygiene and environmental health},
  year={2012},
  volume={215 3},
  pages={368-72}
}
Aflatoxins are one of the major risk factors in the multi-factorial etiology of human hepatocellular carcinoma. Therefore, the information on aflatoxins exposure is very important in the intervention planning in order to reduce the dietary intake of aflatoxins, especially among the children. This study investigated the relationship between aflatoxin B(1) (AFB(1)) lysine adduct levers in serum and socio-demographic factors and dietary intake of aflatoxins from nuts and nut products in Penang… CONTINUE READING