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Mycotoxins and food security

Mapping available data on mycotoxin occurrence and outbreaks in African regions.

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Brief me on "Mycotoxins and food security"

Mycotoxins are major food contaminants affecting global food safety and food security, especially in low and middle-income countries. Mycotoxins are produced by fungi and can…

EU Action on "Mycotoxins and food security"

Crop fungal infestation leads to crop losses on one side and adversely impacts the health of consumers. Because of climatic changes (atypical drought and/or prolonged rainfall…

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