The occurrence of zearalenone and its derivatives in standard and therapeutic feeds for companion animals.

@article{Zwierzchowski2004TheOO,
  title={The occurrence of zearalenone and its derivatives in standard and therapeutic feeds for companion animals.},
  author={Wojciech Zwierzchowski and M. Gajecki and Kazimierz Obremski and Lukasz Zielonka and Mirosław Baranowski},
  journal={Polish journal of veterinary sciences},
  year={2004},
  volume={7 4},
  pages={289-93}
}
Weather anomalies are the cause of the more and more frequent occurrence of the rezorcycyklic acid derivatives--zearalenone--in the fodders of the animal origin. This mycotoxine induces in the organism of gilts an oestrus-like condition. According to the latest reports the zearalenone derivatives were found in the human food-stuffs in the retail market. It was considered important to assay the concentration of zearalenone and its derivatives in the standard and therapeutic feeds for dogs… CONTINUE READING