Production of mycotoxins by galactose oxidase producing Fusarium using different culture

Produção de micotoxinas por Fusarium produtor de galactose oxidase usando diferentes meios de cultivo

The original isolate of the galactose oxidase producing fungus Dactylium dendroides, and other five galactose oxidase producing Fusarium isolates were cultivated in different media and conditions, in order to evaluate the production of 11 mycotoxins, which are characteristic of the genus Fusarium: moniliformin, fusaric acid, deoxynivalenol, fusarenone-X, nivalenol, 3-acetyldeoxynivalenol, neosolaniol, zearalenol, zearalenone, acetyl T-2, and iso T-2. The toxicity of the culture extracts to Artemia salina larvae was tested.

Galactose oxidase; Fusarium; Dactylium dendroides; mycotoxins


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