€290,00 – €480,00
Catalog number: B2248 / B2296
Bio-Shield Aflatoxin M1 Milk & Yogurt is an ELISA test for the detection of aflatoxin M1 in Yogurt drinks and milk.
Bio Shield M1 Ultra Fast Milk and Yogurt Video
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Aflatoxins are toxic metabolites of major concern to the dairy industry, generally produced by Aspergillus flavus, A. parasiticus and A. nomius. They can have immunosuppressive, mutagenic, teratogenic and carcinogenic effects. Aflatoxines that are ingested by animals in contaminated pellets and forage are biotransformed at the hepatic level into Aflatoxin M1. Aflatoxin is then excreted in this form into the milk used for human consumption and, it is also present in dairy products. Aflatoxin in milk and milk products is considered to pose certain hygienic risks for human health and as a result there is an established American and Asia limit 0,5 μg/kg (500ppt).
ELISA kit characteristics:
■ Competitive Quantitative ELISA test with single-break strip plate with 48 wells (6 strips) or 96 wells (12 strips)
■ Limit of detection (LOD): 20 ppt Aflatoxin M1
■ Wide range of quatification: 0-1000 ppt milk or 0-1500 for Yogurt drinks
■ No need for sample pretreatment for milk
■ Samples can be Milk or Yogurt drinks
■ Adjusted to the 0.5 μg/kg legislation limit
■ Ultra Fast procedure (20 min)
■ All reagents are in ready to use format
■ Shelf Life: 12 months Storage 2-8 °C