Table 2: Mean aflatoxin (μg/kg) production by A. parasiticus IMI 242695 incubated for seven days at 30°C in peanut grains cultivar IAC Caiapó and perceptual reduction of aflatoxin induced by S. boulardii, S. cerevisiae UFMG 905, and L. delbrueckii UFV H2b20. AP = A. parasiticus.

AssaysAverage S.D.Reduction (%)

Control (AP)36,695.7 a ± 14,920.8
S. boulardii × AP12,538.9 b ± 9,731.965.8
S. cerevisiae × AP9,981.8 b ± 2,244.472.8
L. delbrueckii × AP34,265.6 a ± 6,184.26.6

Different letters indicate significant differences according to Tukey’s test (); S.D. = standard deviation.