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Toxinology Home    October 19, 2017
What's Toxinology?

The area of science that deals with natural toxins (biotoxins) such as mycotoxins and other fungal toxins, toxins from marine and freshwater algae (phycotoxins), bacterial toxins (bacteriotoxins), plant toxins (phytotoxins) and animal toxins and venoms (zootoxins), including their chemistry, mode of action and ecological roles.

Latest News
Deoxynivalenol – nervous effects reconnaissance
In yet another project (acronym DONNER) targeting the mycotoxin deoxynivalenol we aim to study its effects on global changes within brain functional networks. It is financed via the cooperation initiation program between French and Norwegian research institutions "AURORA".
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DONdetox a new solution for removal of DON in contaminated crops?
Contamination of grain with deoxynivalenol is a major problem for the grain industry, resulting in substantial economic losses. In this new project we will test the potential of a new chemical approach for detoxification of the compound. Read More
SafeFish: New NRC funded project will start in September 2016
The project is aimed at studying the carry-over of plant peptides, natural toxins and other bioactive compounds from "green" feed into the fish.
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• 18th International Conference on Harmful Algae, 21.-26. October 2018, Nantes, France


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