Crop Biotech Update

ISTA Workshop on Statistical Aspects of GMO Detection

May 27, 2011

The National Institute of Ecology (INE), SEMARNAT, Mexico in collaboration with the Autonomous Metropolitan University (UAM) will host an ISTA workshop on Statistical Aspects of GMO Detection in Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana Iztapalapa, Mexico on July 25-29, 2011. The workshop will cover sampling principles, testing plan design and uncertainty assessment in GMO testing and will include practice of specific software such as Seedcalc.

Registration of participants is open until June 30, 2011. For more information, send an e-mail to Benjamin Kaufman at beni.kaufman@pioneer.com.