New NIST Reference Material Aims to Improve Food Safety in Corn Products
corn.myotoxin.png. Download Image info The newest reference material from NIST will enable detection of many types of toxins in corn, known as mycotoxins. Credit: J. Stoughton/NIST Scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have developed a new reference material that can be used to identify deadly toxins in corn products. The material is described in a new journal paper and will be available for purchase in July. Known as Standard Reference Material 1565 o...