Histopathological changes of gastric mucosa following oral administration of fumonisin B1 in mice


Fumonisin B1 is a common secondary metabolite produced by Fusarium moniliforme that occurs in corn and corn-based foods. This mycotoxin is toxic to many species of laboratory and domestic animals and is known to induce a variety of diseases such as hepatic cancer and renal and hepatic dysfunction. The structure of fumonisin B1 (FB1) resembles sphingolipids… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00580-012-1432-7

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