Opinion of the Scientific Panel on genetically modified organisms [GMO] on a request from the Commission related to the safety of foods and food ingredients derived from insect-protected genetically modified maize MON 863 and MON 863 x MON 810, for which a request for placing on the market was submitted under Article 4 of the Novel Food Regulation (EC) No 258/97 by Monsanto

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Article
Panel on Genetically Modified Organisms
doi
10.2903/j.efsa.2004.50
Panel members at the time of adoption
Hans Christer Andersson, Detlef Bartsch, Hans-Joerg Buhk, Howard Davies, Marc De Loose, Michael Gasson, Niels Hendriksen, Colin Hill, Sirpa Kärenlampi, Ilona Kryspin- Sørensen, Harry Kuiper, Marco Nuti, Fergal O’Gara, Pere Puigdomenech, George Sakellaris, Joachim Schiemann, Willem Seinen, Angela Sessitsch, Jeremy Sweet, Jan Dirk van Elsas and Jean-Michel Wal
Acknowledgements

The GMO Panel wishes to thank Folmer Eriksen and Gijs Kleter for their contributions to
the draft opinion.

Type
Opinion of the Scientific Committee/Scientific Panel
Question Number
EFSA-Q-2003-121
Adopted
2 April 2004
Published in the EFSA Journal
16 April 2004
Last Updated
19 April 2004. This version replaces the previous one/s.
Affiliation
European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), Parma, Italy
Note
Abstract

No abstract available

Keywords
GMOs, maize, MON 810, MON 863, MON 863 x MON 810, insect protection, Cry3Bb1, Cry1Ab, NptII, food safety, feed safety, human health, environment, import, Regulation (EC) 258/97, Directive 90/220/EEC, Directive 2001/18/EC.