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MON87701 x MON89788

ID-Number  MON-877Ø1-2 x MON-89788-1
International ISAAA: MON87701 x MON89788
Trait  Insect resistance, Herbicide tolerance
Valid authorisation
Company Monsanto
Presented in The Netherlands
Date 27/08/2009
Legislation Regulation 1829/2003 on genetically modified food and feed
Scope of application Import and processing;
Food and feed
GM plant Brief description
Summary of application Summary of application
EFSA Scientific report on EFSA`s safety assessment dated January 26, 2012. Conclusion: MON87701xMON89788 soybean is as safe as cenventional soybean.

Scientific opinion

Standing Committee Coordination: no qualified majority (2/5/2012)
Berufungs- ausschuss Coordination: no qualified majority (13/6/2012)
Current Status Approved by decision of the EU Commission on June 28, 2012.

Commission Decision

Conditions or restrictions Detection method available and validated.

European Union Reference Laboratory for GM Food and Feed

Authorisation expiration date 27/6/2022


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