• We are sorry, but NCBI web applications do not support your browser and may not function properly. More information
Logo of aemPermissionsJournals.ASM.orgJournalAEM ArticleJournal InfoAuthorsReviewers
Appl Environ Microbiol. Jul 1994; 60(7): 2650–2652.
PMCID: PMC201698

Ochratoxin A production by strains of Aspergillus niger var. niger.

Abstract

In a survey of the occurrence of ochratoxin A (OA)-positive strains isolated from feedstuffs, two of the 19 isolates of Aspergillus niger var. niger that were studied produced OA in 2% yeast extract-15% sucrose broth and in corn cultures. This is the first report of production of OA by this species.

Full text

Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (418K), or click on a page image below to browse page by page. Links to PubMed are also available for Selected References.

Selected References

These references are in PubMed. This may not be the complete list of references from this article.
  • Bauer J, Gareis M. Ochratoxin A in der Nahrungsmittelkette. Zentralbl Veterinarmed B. 1987 Oct;34(8):613–627. [PubMed]
  • Chełkowski J, Samson RA, Wiewiórowska M, Goliński P. Ochratoxin A formation by isolated strains of the conidial stage of Aspergillus glaucus Link ex Grey (= Eurotium herbariorum Wiggers Link ex Gray) from cereal grains. Nahrung. 1987;31(4):267–269. [PubMed]
  • Cvetnić Z, Pepeljnjak S. Ochratoxinogenicity of Aspergillus ochraceus strains from nephropathic and non-nephropathic areas in Yugoslavia. Mycopathologia. 1990 May;110(2):93–99. [PubMed]
  • Holmberg T, Breitholtz-Emanuelsson A, Häggblom P, Schwan O, Hult K. Penicillium verrucosum in feed of ochratoxin A positive swine herds. Mycopathologia. 1991 Dec;116(3):169–176. [PubMed]
  • Krogh P. Casual associations of mycotoxic nephropathy. Acta Pathol Microbiol Scand Suppl. 1978;(269):1–28. [PubMed]
  • Kuiper-Goodman T, Scott PM. Risk assessment of the mycotoxin ochratoxin A. Biomed Environ Sci. 1989 Sep;2(3):179–248. [PubMed]
  • Lepom P. Simultaneous determination of the mycotoxins citrinin and ochratoxin A in wheat and barley by high-performance liquid chromatography. J Chromatogr. 1986 Mar 14;355(1):335–339. [PubMed]
  • Marquardt RR, Frohlich A, Abramson D. Ochratoxin A: an important western Canadian storage mycotoxin. Can J Physiol Pharmacol. 1990 Jul;68(7):991–999. [PubMed]
  • Marquardt RR, Frohlich AA, Sreemannarayana O, Abramson D, Bernatsky A. Ochratoxin A in blood from slaughter pigs in western Canada. Can J Vet Res. 1988 Apr;52(2):186–190. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
  • Pohland AE. Mycotoxins in review. Food Addit Contam. 1993 Jan-Feb;10(1):17–28. [PubMed]
  • Scott PM, Lawrence JW, van Walbeek W. Detection of mycotoxins by thin-layer chromatography: application to screening of fungal extracts. Appl Microbiol. 1970 Nov;20(5):839–842. [PMC free article] [PubMed]

Articles from Applied and Environmental Microbiology are provided here courtesy of American Society for Microbiology (ASM)

Formats:

Related citations in PubMed

See reviews...See all...

Cited by other articles in PMC

See all...

Links