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 herbicide-tolerant genetically modified maize NK603, for which a request for placing on the market was submitted under Article 4 of the Novel Food Regulation (EC) No 258/97 by Monsanto1
GMOs, maize NK603, herbicide tolerance, glyphosate, 5-enoylpyruvylshikimate-3-phosphate synthase (EPSPS), food safety, feed safety, human health, environment, import, regulation (EC) 258/97, Directive 2001/18/EC.
First published in the EFSA Journal:
1 March 2004
25 November 2003
1 March 2004. This version replaces the previous one/s.
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Panel on Genetically Modified Organisms
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