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Aflatoxin - fighting an invisible killer

Scaling up and out
  • Poison producer
  • Danger in field and store
  • Afflicting health and trade
  • Post-harvest protection
  • Technical solution
  • Fighting fungus with fungus
  • Heading for the field
  • Spreading safety
  • Measuring the impact
  • Scaling up and out

Scaling up and out

Beyond Nigeria, Kenya, Zambia, Burkina Faso and Senegal have begun to develop their own versions of aflasafe™, using their local strains of non-toxic Aspergillus fungus. Large-scale use of aflasafe™ could boost international trade and protect the health of millions currently at risk from aflatoxin-related illness.

picture credit: © IITA



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quite impressive. If it usage can be increased, am sure it w... (posted by: Ayebae frank)


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