Projects

Risk assessment of deoxynivalenol contamination on the food and feed chains in the risk areas

2012-01-15

Contract:

or: National R&D Institute for Food Bioresources—IBA Bucharest.

Partners (unofficial partners in the consortium):

  • Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development [General Directorate for Anti-Fraud Control and Inspections— Directorate for Inspection, Inspection and Control (DGCAIDMIVC) with 41 County Directorates].
  • National Administration of Meteorology—METEO Romania, Bucharest (third party).
  • Center for Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology (CBAB Biotehnol), Bucharest (third party).

General objectiv:

  • Assessment of in-field and post-harvest contamination of wheat with deoxynivalenol mycotoxin in the context of the geographic and agroclimatic conditions of Romania.

Specific objectives:

  • Identify several factors that influence contamination with fungi Fusarium sp. and mycotoxin deoxynivalenol (DON) on the agro-food chain in Romania.
  • Database of the agro-food products (cereal, mill products, cereal based foods) contaminated with DON between 01.201208.2015.
  • Influence of agroclimatic factors on DON incidence and levels in agro-food products in the period 01.201207.2015.
  • Database of the contamination with DON on the agro-food chain (cereal, mill products, cereal foods and feed) in the risk areas in 20142015 year.
  • Risk assessment of cereals, food and feed contamination with DON in the crop of 20142015 year.

Project responsible: CS III, Dr. Valeria Gagiu (valeria.gagiu@bioresurse.ro)

Beneficiar:

IBA Bucuresti

Project: Risk assessment of deoxynivalenol contamination on the food and feed chains in the risk areas

Contract no. PN 12 48 01 05.

Period: 17.06.201515.11.2015.

Total budget: 250.000 lei (Budget of IBA: 250.000 lei).

Contractant Authority: National Authority for Scientific Research and Innovation (ANCSI) – Program Nucleu.

Contractor: National R&D Institute for Food Bioresources—IBA Bucharest.

Partners (unofficial partners in the consortium):

  • Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development [General Directorate for Anti-Fraud Control and Inspections— Directorate for Inspection, Inspection and Control (DGCAIDMIVC) with 41 County Directorates].
  • National Administration of Meteorology—METEO Romania, Bucharest (third party).
  • Center for Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology (CBAB Biotehnol), Bucharest (third party).

General objectiv:

  • Assessment of in-field and post-harvest contamination of wheat with deoxynivalenol mycotoxin in the context of the geographic and agroclimatic conditions of Romania.

Specific objectives:

  • Identify several factors that influence contamination with fungi Fusarium sp. and mycotoxin deoxynivalenol (DON) on the agro-food chain in Romania.
  • Database of the agro-food products (cereal, mill products, cereal based foods) contaminated with DON between 01.201208.2015.
  • Influence of agroclimatic factors on DON incidence and levels in agro-food products in the period 01.201207.2015.
  • Database of the contamination with DON on the agro-food chain (cereal, mill products, cereal foods and feed) in the risk areas in 20142015 year.
  • Risk assessment of cereals, food and feed contamination with DON in the crop of 20142015 year.

Project responsible: CS III, Dr. Valeria Gagiu ( valeria.gagiu@bioresurse.ro)