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Zearalenone and zeranol

If you’ve been following my blog then it’s hopefully become clear to you that the threat mycotoxins pose is real. If, however, you’re still in doubt about the danger, allow...

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Sterigmatocystin

What is sterigmatocystin? I’ve been very busy recently running multiple projects at EuroProxima. One of these projects is about a toxin called sterigmatocystin. Its chemical structure is very similar to that...

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European Researchers’ Night

This time I’ve got something really special for you. Last week I took part in the European Researchers’ Night Science is Wonder-ful! in Brussels and below you can my find...

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Ochratoxin A in wine

This time I have a little something for all the wine enthusiasts out there. This post will add an interesting argument to the Pinot Noir vs Cabernet Sauvingon debate, but...

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Aflatoxin M1

Last time I talked about one of the most threatening group of mycotoxins – aflatoxins. So far we know that a dinner made from products contaminated with aflatoxins is not...

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Aflatoxins

Have you ever considered peanuts to be a deadly snack? Don’t panic just yet! Luckily, your peanut butter supply is safe because of the rigorous tests that food has to go...

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Mycophenolic acid

Do you remember when we were considering mycotoxins’ dual nature? We said that depending on the circumstances mycotoxins can be both life savers and takers. Mycophenolic acid is yet another...

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Enniatins and beauvericin

As you might have heard mycotoxins are produced by moulds that can infect everything from the agricultural crops to buildings. Some unaware farmers and food companies can use the infected...

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Mycotoxins

Apologies for a somewhat lengthy post but I believe that this blog cannot do without a brief introduction to the complex issue of mycotoxins. Don’t worry though, we won’t go...

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Welcome to the MycoTest Project blog!

Welcome to the MycoTest Project blog!

MycoTest Project is about developing easy methods for the detection of harmful mycotoxins in food and feed. The project is funded by Horizon2020 Marie Sklodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship. This Fellowship allowed me...

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The term antibiotic-free (ABF) has become a major topic. But what do we really mean by this and when can we label a…

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