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CONffIDENCE – Contaminants in food and feed: Inexpensive detection for control of exposure

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CONffIDENCE – Contaminants in food and feed: Inexpensive detection for control of exposure The presence of potentially hazardous chemicals in food remains a major concern among European consumers. Recent food contamination incidents, e.g. fraudulent addition of toxic chemicals to infant milk powders in China , certainly contribute to fears about the safety of food. Currently, a variety of analytical test methods are used to help ensure the safety of food and feed in Europe both for goods produced in the EU and imported from third...

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MYCOHUNT on Cordis Wire

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 MYCOHUNT on Cordis WireA short article was submitted to the Cordis Wire service, which gives access to information sent by European innovation and research stakeholders. The MYCOHUNT Cordis Wire article can be accessed from here: http://cordis.europa.eu/wire/index.cfm?fuseaction=article.Detail&rcn=30094

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Recommended journal: Mycotoxin Research

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 Recommended journal: Mycotoxin ResearchMycotoxin Research is an international journal devoted to research into mycotoxins. The journal offers interdisciplinary coverage of research into all aspects of mycotoxins, including the ecology of mycotoxinogenic fungi, their occurrence, analytical methods, toxicology and public health aspects. The journal presents original research papers and review articles, along with general information concerning the work of the Society for Mycotoxin Research, for which the journal is the official organ. For...

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M27 Technical Meeting organised by HOGENT

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 M27 Technical Meeting organised by HOGENTThe M27 Technical project meeting was organised by HOGENT on 4-5 December 2012 at the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Ghent University. The main focus of the meeting was on system integration and functional validation of the sampling system.

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The integration of the MYCOHUNT prototype was concluded

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 The integration of the MYCOHUNT prototype was concludedThe components of the prototype have been constructed, while the integration of the complete system including the sampling unit, the sensor unit and their control system were installed at the end-user facilities in order to continue with the prototype demonstration. The integration was successful; as a result, the system is ready for on-site installation, testing and validation.

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M24 General Meeting was organised by IMPULS

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 M24 General Meeting was organised by IMPULSThe M24 General Meeting of MYCOHUNT was organised by SME project partner IMPULS in its firm premises in Gdansk, Poland on 13-14 September 2012. The most important findings of WP3, WP4, WP5 and WP6 were discussed. The training needs of the SME-AGs were emphasised and the initial steps for filing the MYCOHUNT patent were evaluated. The presentations, photos, the final agenda and meeting minutes are uploaded to the Document section of the...

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The 2011 Mycotoxin Survey Program

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The 2011 Mycotoxin Survey Program BIOMIN has carried out extensive work collecting information on the occurrence of mycotoxins by starting a special mycotoxin survey program in the year 2005. This report provides an insight on the distribution of mycotoxins as well as their levels of occurrence in certain feedstuffs/feeds of different regions from January to December 2011. The report can be found in the public document download section of the website.

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EMTOX – Impacts of climate change effects on natural toxins in plant and seafood production

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EMTOX – Impacts of climate change effects on natural toxins in plant and seafood productionClimate change poses a threat not only to our atmosphere but also to food production and safety. The EMTOX project has investigated impacts of climate change on primary production and natural toxins – which, if found in our food products, can have an adverse impact on our health. The objective of EMTOX is to project the impact of climate change on the occurrence of feed and food safety hazards in both terrestrial primary plant production and...

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M21 Technical Project Meeting was concluded

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M21 Technical Project Meeting was concluded The event was organised by ULUND in the Chemical Center of Lund University on 25th May 2012.

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Do you have a mycotoxin related question? Find it on Youtube’s Mycotoxin Channel!

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 Do you have a mycotoxin related question? Find it on Youtube’s Mycotoxin Channel!World renowned experts provide the answers on BIOMINs Mycotoxin Channel, which is a unique knowledge based platform offering valuable information in the field of mycotoxins. The Mycotoxin Channel provides information in the form of short webinars addressing precise questions which are being answered by internationally recognized experts from around the world who share their latest know how in the field of mycotoxins and mycotoxin risk management. The...

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