The Project Objectives

The project has 4 key objectives, looking at the following:

  1. Mycotoxin effects on ruminal gasto-intestinal epithelium cells in vitro
  2. Effect of diet and binders on ruminal metabolism of mycotoxins
  3. Ruminal mycotoxin metabolites effect on ruminal gastro-intestinal epithelium cells in vitro
  4. Metabonomic study of mycotoxin toxcitiy of maize silage in dairy calves