meaning of Aflatoxin

Aflatoxin meaning in Medical Dictionary

A toxin produced by mildew that may damage the liver and could induce liver disease. Aflatoxins cause cancer in certain animals.

Aflatoxin meaning in Veterinary Dictionary

A substance produced by a certain fungus, Aspergillus flavus, a carcinogen; recognized to contaminate corn, some peanuts, and certain types of whole grain.

Aflatoxin meaning in General Dictionary

a potent carcinogen through the fungi Aspergillus; may be created and kept to be used as a bioweapon

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