Project

MycoHunt: a rapid biosensor for the detection of deoxynivalenol in wheat dust

Acronym
MycoHunt
Duration
01 September 2010 → 31 August 2013
Funding
European funding: framework programme
Research disciplines
  • Natural sciences
    • Analytical chemistry
    • Other chemical sciences
  • Medical and health sciences
    • Nutrition and dietetics
    • Pharmaceutical analysis and quality assurance
  • Engineering and technology
    • Biomaterials engineering
    • Biological system engineering
    • Biomaterials engineering
    • Biomechanical engineering
    • Other (bio)medical engineering
    • Environmental engineering and biotechnology
    • Industrial biotechnology
    • Other biotechnology, bio-engineering and biosystem engineering
  • Agricultural and food sciences
    • Agricultural animal production
    • Food sciences and (bio)technology
Keywords
deoxynivalenol amperometric immunosensor monoclonal antibody wheat dust hybridoma technique
 
Project description

- The correlation between the amount of deoxynivalenol in wheat and wheat dust

- The development of monoclonal antibody against deoxynivalenol by the use of the hybridoma technique

- The determination of deoxynivalenol by the use of an amperometric immunosensor with “screen-printed” electrodes