|Document ID (ISN)||101087|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0788-4877 - African Newsletter on Occupational Health and Safety
|Convention or series no.
||Wild C.P., Anwar W.A., Lehtinen S.
||Mycotoxins as mutagens and carcinogens: Possibilities for disease prevention
||1993, Vol.3, Suppl.2, p.1-60 (whole issue). Illus. Bibl.ref.
||Proceedings of an African regional conference on the prevention of diseases due to mycotoxins held on 23-26 January 1993 in Cairo, Egypt. Contents: mycotoxins as mutagens and carcinogens; environmental toxicology of microbial carcinogens; fumonisins produced by Fusarium monoliforme in maize, food-borne carcinogens of pan-African importance; health hazards associated with the consumption of aflatoxin-contaminated food in Sudan; mycotoxin research in Nigeria; aflatoxin as a human hepatocarcinogen and the possible interaction with hepatitis B virus; toxicological significance of mixtures of fungal toxins in food; monitoring and control strategies for mycotoxins; decontamination and detoxification of aflatoxins; aflatoxins and human disease epidemiological issues.
||mutagens; health hazards; mycotoxins; carcinogens
||Egypt; developing countries; Sudan; Africa; tricarboxylic acid esters; aflatoxins; epidemiology; nutrition; infectious hepatitis; toxic substances; liver cancer; ecotoxicology; research; food contamination; conference; Nigeria
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Egypt|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
||Viral diseases (other than aids)
Bacterial and parasitic diseases