Crop Biotech Update

Application for Non-regulated Status of GM Roses at US Federal Register

April 15, 2011

The US Federal Register is calling for public comment on environmental assessment for the proposed determination of non-regulated status for the genetically modified (GM) rose with altered color. The solicitation is in accordance with the agency's regulation concerning the introduction of certain genetically engineered organisms and products which are likely to pose a plant pest risk.

The full notice can be accessed at http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2011/pdf/2011-8775.pdf