What is the latest on crop biotechnology? Find out the latest world developments in crop biotechnology that are of relevance to developing countries. The Crop Biotech Update features concise news every week.
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ISAAA presents an easy to use database of Biotech/GM crop approvals for various biotechnology stakeholders. It features the Biotech/GM crop events and traits that have been approved for commercialization and planting and/or for import for food and feed use with a short description of the crop and the trait.
Latest update (November 14, 2017): Mexico approved the following events for food use in 2016:
Cotton event: 3006-210-23 x 281-24-236 x MON88913 x COT102 x 81910 (HT + IR)
Maize events: MON87427 x MON89Ø34 x MIR162 x NK603 (HT + IR) and MON-87427-7 x MON-89Ø34-3 x DAS-Ø15Ø7-1 x MON-87411-9 x DAS-59122-7 (HT + IR)
Soybean events: DAS81419 x DAS44406 (HT + IR) and MON87751 (IR),