Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Aflatoxin B1 Occurrence, Detection and Toxicological Effects

Edited by Xi-Dai Long

Youjiang Medical University for Nationalities

This book consists of 11 chapters, divided into four parts. The chapters are written by experts in the field of aflatoxins. Select topics are presented here to provide a snapshot of current understanding of the occurrence and metabolism of aflatoxin B1, the contamination, exposure, and detection of aflatoxin B1, and the toxicological effects and detoxification of aflatoxin. The book is intended for students and scientists working in the field of aflatoxins.

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Aflatoxin B1 Occurrence, Detection and Toxicological EffectsEdited by Xi-Dai Long

Published: June 3rd 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.77925

ISBN: 978-1-83880-256-1

Print ISBN: 978-1-83880-255-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-183-0

Copyright year: 2020

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5525 Total Chapter Downloads

6 Crossref Citations

2 Web of Science Citations

13 Dimensions Citations


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1. Aflatoxin B1: Chemistry, Environmental and Diet Sources and Potential Exposure in Human in Kenya

By Joseph Owuor Lalah, Solomon Omwoma and Dora A.O. Orony


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2. Aflatoxin Occurrence in Dairy Feeds: A Case of Bulawayo, Zimbabwe

By Nancy Nleya, Lubanza Ngoma and Mulunda Mwanza


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3. α-Amylase Production by Toxigenic Strains of Aspergillus and Penicillium

By Adekunle Odunayo Adejuwon and Victoria Anatolyivna Tsygankova


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4. Prevention by Essential Oils of the Occurrence and Growth of Aspergillus flavus and Aflatoxin B1 Production in Food Systems: Review

By Yamina Ben Miri, Azem Belasli, Djamel Djenane and Agustín Ariño


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5. A New Approach for Detection of Aflatoxin B1

By Xing-Zhi-Zi Wang


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6. The Blood AFB1-DNA Adduct Acting as a Biomarker for Predicting the Risk and Prognosis of Primary Hepatocellular Carcinoma

By Qin-Qin Long, Xiao-Qin Wu and Jin-Guang Yao


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7. The Toxic Effects of Aflatoxin B1: An Update

By Yuhua Shan


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8. The Carcinogenicity of Aflatoxin B1

By Jie Li and Mengxi Liu


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9. X-Ray Repair Cross Complementing 4 (XRCC4) Genetic Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms and the Liver Toxicity of AFB1 in Hepatocellular Carcinoma

By Yan Deng, Xue-Min Wu, Xiao-Ying Huang and Xi-Dai Long


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10. Decontamination of Aflatoxin B1

By Qian Yang


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11. The Toxification and Detoxification Mechanisms of Aflatoxin B1 in Human: An Update

By Qun-Ying Su


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