Occurrence of aflatoxin B1 and ochratoxin A in Lebanese cultivated wheat

Abstract

An extensive survey of filamentous fungi isolated from wheat grown and consumed in Lebanon and their capacity to produce aflatoxin B1 (AFB1) and ochratoxin A (OTA) was conducted to assess fungi potential for producing these toxins in wheat. From the 468 samples of wheat kernel, collected at preharvest stage from different locations during 2008 and 2009… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12550-011-0101-z

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@article{Joubrane2011OccurrenceOA, title={Occurrence of aflatoxin B1 and ochratoxin A in Lebanese cultivated wheat}, author={Karine Joubrane and Andr{\'e} El Khoury and Roger Lteif and Toufic Rizk and Mireille Kallassy and Christo Hilan and Richard G. Maroun}, journal={Mycotoxin Research}, year={2011}, volume={27}, pages={249-257} }