What is ciguatoxin
Ciguatoxin is found in algae. It is passed on to big fishes that eat smaller fishes that have consume the toxin. It is hard to get rid of because it cqannot be destroyed by cooking or frezing the fishes.
The illnes caused by Ciguatoxin is called ciguatera fish poisining.
This pathogen is spresd to humans when we consume fishes that come in contack with the marine algae that this pathogen is sometimes found in.
Food commomanly linked with this toxin
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