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aflatoxin biosynthetic process

Known as: aflatoxin synthesis, aflatoxin biosynthesis, aflatoxin anabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of aflatoxin, a fungal metabolite found as a contaminant in moldy grains that induces… Expand
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Review
2012
Review
2012
Traditional molecular techniques have been used in research in discovering the genes and enzymes that are involved in aflatoxin… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The molecular regulation of aflatoxin biosynthesis is complex and influenced by several environmental conditions; one of these is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Aspergillus flavus populations are genetically diverse. Isolates that produce either, neither, or both aflatoxins and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
ABSTRACT Aspergillus flavus isolates produce only aflatoxins B1 and B2, while Aspergillus parasiticus and Aspergillus nomius… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
An 82-kb Aspergillus parasiticus genomic DNA region representing the completed sequence of the well-organized aflatoxin pathway… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Aflatoxins, produced by some Aspergillus species, are toxic and extremely carcinogenic furanocoumarins. Recent investigations of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
AIMS To develop a natural fungicide against aflatoxigenic fungi, to protect stored rice, using the essential oil of lemongrass… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
ABSTRACT Aflatoxins are toxic, highly carcinogenic secondary metabolites of Aspergillus flavus and A. parasiticus, which when… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Aflatoxins are the most thoroughly studied mycotoxins. Elegant early research on the biosynthetic scheme of the pathway has… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Aflatoxins belong to a family of decaketides that are produced as secondary metabolites by Aspergillus flavus and A. parasiticus… Expand
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