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Stakeholder input wanted: survey on research needs for assessing GMO impacts 

Shaping the Future of GMO Research

Stakeholder with interests in the risk and/or benefit assessment of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO’s) are invited to take part in an online survey.

The aim of this survey is to identify which research needs should be prioritised, thereby contributing to the commissioning of research on the health, environment and economic impacts of GMOs.

The survey will close on 15th July 2015.

More information and access to the online survey

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News Messages
July 2007

27 July 2007
Australia: Increased support for GM food
According to a study published by "Biotechnology Australia", public support for genetically modified food crops has risen dramatically. Due to perceptions of the role they ...

27 July 2007
First all-African GM plant resistant to virus
In Cape Town, South Africa, scientists have developed a genetically engineered maize variety resistant to the maize streak virus. This new maize appears to be the first GM ...

18 July 2007
Amflora potato: cultivation approval impending
The Council of the EU Agricultural Ministers did not reach agreement on Monday on approval of the genetically modified potato Amflora. The recommendation by the European ...

17 July 2007
EFSA reaffirms safety of MON863
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has reaffirmed its safety assessment of the genetically modified maize MON863 after French scientists published a re-analysis of ...
16 July 2007
GMO cultivation register in France
The French government has agreed to establish a national register of fields with genetically modified crops. The register will be accessible to the general public, according ...

04 July 2007
USA: Quantity of GM planting continues to grow
In 2007, GM plantings again have increased significantly in the USA. According to new statistics from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), GM soy and cotton ...

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