AVM volume 10, issue 1, P3-49 2019 DOI: 10.46784/e-avm.v10i1.80 View full text
Sandra Jakšić, Milica Živkov Baloš, Jasna Prodanov Radulović, Igor Jajić, Saša Krstović, Igor Stojanov, Zoran Mašić

Abstract: Aflatoxin M1 (AFM1) is a hepatocarcinogenic derivative of aflatoxin B1 excreted into the milk after ingestion of contaminated feed. The presenceof AFM1 in milk and milk products is of huge concern for human health. In this paper, the results on long term assessment of AFM1 in milk produced in Serbia are presented. In the period 2013 to 2016, 427 milk samples were examined for AFM1. In 34.4 % of samples, the content of AFM1was higher than 0.05 μg/kg. The article also offers a review of the fate of aflatoxin in …

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