Aflatoxin Total FTRT

Cat. No.: 5127AFT01p

 

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FLOW-THROUGH RAPID TEST KIT FOR TOTAL AFLATOXIN

• Screening of Total Aflatoxin in food and feed
• A precise, and highly sensitive assay
• Simple sample preparation
• Results within 10 minutes

Screening of Total Aflatoxin in Food and Feed

The aflatoxins are a group of structurally related extremely toxic compounds produced by some Aspergillus species. Aflatoxins cause cancer, mainly of the liver but also of the gut, lungs and breasts in human. In order to test for Total Aflatoxins analytical methods such as HPLC, GC-MS, LC-MS, ELISA and TLC require trained personnel, laboratory environment, expensive equipment and analytical time takes hours or days. The Flow-Through Rapid Test kit offers rapidity and flexibility for screening Total Aflatoxin under non-laboratory environments in conformity to the EU regulations.

A Precise, and highly sensitive assay

The Flow-Through Rapid Test for Total Aflatoxin can detect Aflatoxins in different matrices with sensitivities down to 5 ppb.

Sample Preparation

Food samples are prepared for analysis by simply shaking the sample by hand in the presence of an extraction solution. An aliquot of the supernatant is diluted and used in the assay.

Results within 10 minutes

(a) The Flow-Through Rapid Test for Total Aflatoxins has a detection limit of 5 ppb (ng/g) (EU Reg.).
(b) Configured for 1 – 10 tests at a time
(c) Reagents are added drop-wise
(d) Results are visually interpreted.

Validated Matrices

Cereals, soya beans, nuts and derived products