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Scientists Develop Sh200 Test Kit To Detect Aflatoxin In Maize Within 15 Minutes

Scientists have developed a new technology that detects aflatoxins on location.

The rapid test kit will cost less that Sh200 and comes with a mobile extraction kit that will be ready in two months. 31 more words

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AU Workshop: Mitigating The Health And Nutrition Impacts of Aflatoxins In Africa Through Uncommon Partnership

The two-day workshop under the theme “Mitigating the Health and Nutrition Impacts of Aflatoxins in Africa through Uncommon Partnerships” commenced today at the African Union Commission (AUC), in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 772 more words

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Brussels roundtable this week on mitigating aflatoxin contamination of food and feed in Africa

Aflatoxin-contaminated groundnut kernels from Mozambique (via Flickr/IITA).

‘PAEPARD is organising with the Directorate General Sante of the European Commission and the East African Farmer Federation (EAFF), and in collaboration with the Partnership for Aflatoxin Control in Africa (PACA) and the African Society of Mycotoxicology (ASM), a roundtable meeting of key aflatoxin experts (not only research experts) on the mitigation of aflatoxin in food and feed in Africa on Monday 25th January 2015 in Brussels (by invitation only). 480 more words

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Mycotoxins testing and control presentation

Here below you can find an interesting and full of content presentation on mycotoxins testing and control in food and feed, sent me by Prof. Raymond Coker, of  112 more words

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