Mycotoxins - Adsorbents, binders, tests News
News published on August 18, 2015:
Before the combines hit the fields this fall for harvest, farmers may want to keep a watchful eye on their crop quality. Preliminary testing over the summer months of the 2015 North America wheat crop, conducte...
News published on August 3, 2015:
Summer weather conditions across North America have had a significant impact on crop status. Mycotoxins produced by molds flourish when environmental conditions are favorable and plants undergo stress such as f...
News published on June 19, 2015:
Belgium based feed additive specialist Nutriad and Ghent University have been working for two years on a project developing a prototype rapid test kit for mycotoxins Mycotoxins are natural, relatively...
News published on June 11, 2014:
After seven months of feeding the 2013 harvest to their herds, dairy producers may soon find their corn silage and total mixed ration (TMR) are not quite up to par, as many herds are now facing new challenges d...
News published on October 5, 2012:
Aflatoxins are highly toxic substances produced by several species of Aspergillus fungi. But not all Aspergillus produce aflatoxins. Some, in fact, are considered beneficial. One such strain, K49, is now being ...
Jan Suszkiw, USDA-ARS
News published on January 16, 2012:
Amlan International, maker of Calibrin and ConditionAde mycotoxin binders, today announced that it has received approval from the Office of the Texas State Chemist for the use of Calibrin-A, Calibrin-Z and Cond...
News published on November 18, 2011:
Trouw Nutrition proudly announces the approval of NovasilTM Plus-TX as certified aflatoxin binder within the state of Texas. NovasilTM Plus-TX has a high ability to bind aflatoxins, preventing the harmful effec...
News published on October 27, 2011:
CHICAGO (October 26, 2011) - Amlan International, maker of Calibrin mycotoxin binders, announces that its Calibrin-Z broad-spectrum binder is approved in Brazil for the disease management of fumonisin, zearalen...
News published on October 12, 2011:
Since the first ever Mycotoxin Adsorbent (MA) research was done in 1987 by Dr Timothy Phillips, one of the main objectives has been to be able to make the claim of MA in the USA.
Until now MA's ha...
News published on August 23, 2011:
The Business Value Officially Validated Mycotoxin Test Methods
As the cleanup approach of choice in an expanding range of officially validated mycotoxin test methods, immunoaffinity columns offer food and feed...
Diego Montemayor, DVM (VICAM)