Updated opinion on a request from the European Commission related to the 2nd ERF carcinogenicity study on aspartame, taking into consideration study data submitted by the Ramazzini Foundation in February 2009
Aspartame, L-aspartyl-L-phenylalanine methyl ester, artificial sweetener, life-long study, prenatal exposure, CAS No. 22839-47-0, E 951, intense sweetener
First published in the EFSA Journal:
20 April 2009
19 March 2009
26 May 2009. This version replaces the previous one/s.
No abstract available
Panel members at the time of adoption:
F. Aguilar, U.R. Charrondiere, B. Dusemund, P. Galtier, J. Gilbert, D.M. Gott, S. Grilli, R. Guertler, G.E.N. Kass, J. Koenig, C. Lambré, J-C. Larsen, J-C. Leblanc, A. Mortensen, D. Parent-Massin *, I. Pratt, I.M.C.M. Rietjens, I. Stankovic, P. Tobback, T. Verguieva, R. Woutersen.
Panel on Food Additives and Nutrient Sources Added to Food
© European Food Safety Authority, 2009