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Table 1 Transformation of type-A and B trichothecene mycotoxins by the DX100 microbial consortium. DAS = diacetoxyscirpenol, DON = deoxynivalenol, FUS = FusarenonX, 3-ADON = 3-acetyl-deoxynivalenol and 15-ADON = 15-acetyl-deoxynivalenol

From: Microbial detoxification of eleven food and feed contaminating trichothecene mycotoxins

Trichothecene mycotoxins Untransformed trichothecenes (%) Transformed products of trichothecenes (%)
De-epoxy De-acetylate Othera
Type-A HT-2 toxin 0 74 ± 2.08 26 ± 2.08 -
T-2 toxin 38 46 ± 0.58 - 16 ± 0.58 (unknown)
DAS 0 61 ± 2.33 39 ± 2.33 -
Neosolaniol 0 55 ± 2.51 45 ± 2.51 -
T2-triol 0 47 ± 1.15 53 ± 1.15 -
Type-B DON 0 100 ± 0.33 - -
Nivalenol 0 92 ± 3.38 - 8 ± 3.38 (DON)
3-ADON 0 59 ± 1.76   41 ± 1.76 (DON)
15-ADON 0 100 ± 0.66 - -
FUS 5 95 ± 2.90 - -
Varrucarol 3 97 ± 1.45 - -
  1. aTransformation of trichothecene mycotoxins to either DON or an unknown compound. The mean values and average ± standard errors of five replicate observations are presented