RIDASCREEN® DON

Art. No.: R5906

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RIDASCREEN® DON

Art. No.: R5906

Intended use

RIDASCREEN® DON is a competitive enzyme immunoassay for the quantitative analysis of DON in cereals, malt, feed, beer and wort.

General Information

Deoxynivalenol belongs to the trichothecene group of mycotoxins and is formed by fungi of the genus Fusarium. Deoxynivalenol often occurs in plant products particularly in cereals. More as 150 trichothecenes are known and the mycotoxins deoxynivalenol, 3-acetyl- and 15-acetyl-deoxynivalenol are the toxins most frequently occurring in Europe and Northern America. The toxin concentrations found in wheat, corn or rice are often in the ┬Ág/kg (ppb) range. Due to their high cytotoxic and immunosuppressive properties these toxins pose a risk to human and animal health.

Specifications
Art. NoR5906
Test formatMicrotiter plate with 96 wells (12 strips with 8 wells each)
Sample preparationCereals, malt, feed: extraction, filtration. Beer: removing of CO2. Wort: no sample preparation necessary.
Incubation time45 min
LOD (Detection Limit)Cereals, malt, feed approx. 18.5 ┬Ág/kg, beer 3.7 ┬Ág/l, wort 3.7 ┬Ág/l
Validated matrices

Cereals, malt, feed, beer and wort.

Detected analyte

DON in cereals, malt, feed, beer and wort.

EvaluationMicrotiter plate spectrophotometer (450 nm)