Biotech Updates

GM Notifications in Europe

May 2, 2008

Notifications on the deliberate release into the environment of genetically modified (GM) for non-commercial use in Europe have been posted online. For this month, these include:

  • Testing of NK 603 Roundup Ready corn for economical evaluation in Poland
  • Experimental release of GM tobacco lines by the Charles University in Czech Republic
  • Syngenta’s herbicide tolerant GA21 maize field trial in Denmark
  • Pioneer Hi-Bred’s herbicide tolerant maize (DP-Ø9814Ø-6) in Czech Republic
  • Several transgenic orange lines modified for insect and pathogen resistance, improved aroma and enhanced agronomic properties by Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Agrarias in Spain

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