Investigation of Aflatoxin B1 Levels in Red-scaled Pepper by ELISA


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Ergun S. G. , Ozkan S., Abbasoglu U.

GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.27, no.4, pp.198-200, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.12996/gmj.2016.61
  • Journal Name: GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.198-200
  • Keywords: Aflatoxin B1, red scaled pepper, ELISA, mycotoxin, public health, CONTAMINATION, SPICES, TURKEY, FOODS, MILK

Abstract

Objective: Mycotoxins have carcinogenic, mutagenic and teratogenic effects on most animals and humans. Among all mycotoxins, aflatoxin B1 (AFB1) has the most toxic effects.