AVM volume 11, issue 2, P43-51 2019 DOI: 10.46784/e-avm.v11i2.25 View full text
Sandra Jakšić, Nenad Popov, Milica Živkov Baloš, Jasna Prodanov-Radulović, Biljana Abramović

Abstract: Fumonisins are mycotoxins belonging to a group of potential carcinogens for humans. It is well known that they also have potentially harmful effects on various species of animals. After consumption, in the horse they may cause leukoencefalomalation, and in pig pulmonary edema. The legal regulations in Serbia do not prescribe the maximum allowed levels (ML) of fumonisins in feed. As products of Fusarium, fumonisins are often detected in corn, and their presence in wheat is also proven. However, there is not eno…

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