Monday, June 13, 2022

Mycotoxin neutralizer gains approval


The United States Food and Drug Administration has approved the first product that can neutralize mycotoxins in swine rations.

DSM Nutritional Products of Fresno, Ohio, announced  that fumonisin esterase, DSM’s enzyme for the degradation of fumonisins present in swine feed, is the first product to be approved for degrading fumonisins in feed in the U.S. market.

DSM received confirmation from FDA CVM of the completion of itsregulatory review that found that the data support the safety and functionality of fumonisin esterase, the first mycotoxin degrading ingredient to go through FDA’s Food Additive Petition (FAP) process.