A systematic review to introduce the most effective postbiotics derived from probiotics for aflatoxin detoxification in vitro

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Setayesh Zamanpour
Seyyed Mohammad Ali Noori
Behdad Shokrollahi Yancheshmeh
Asma Afshari
Mohammad Hashemi


aflatoxins, cell-free supernatant, killed probiotics, non-viable probiotics, postbiotics


The purpose of this study was to gather information about the percentage of aflatoxin decontamination by postbiotics and to find the most effective postbiotic. In this review article, studies were collected from databases. All the articles related to experimental studies were included in the study. It appeared that the postbiotics derived from Lentilactobacillus kefiri, Lentilactobacillus kefiri, Lacticaseibacillus rhamnosum, Lacticaseibacillus rhamnosum and Pediococcus pentosaceus probiotic bacteria were the most effective postbiotics with 97.22%, 95.27%, 86.2%, 81.4% and 91% inhibitory effect against aflatoxins B1, B2, G1, G2 and M1, respectively. Therefore, postbiotics could be used as safe anti-aflatoxin agents in food products.

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