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Applications (EFSA-GMO-RX-MON810) for renewal of authorisation for the continued marketing of (1) existing food and food ingredients produced from genetically modified insect resistant maize MON810; (2) feed consisting of and/or containing maize MON810, including the use of seed for cultivation; and of (3) food and feed additives, and feed materials produced from maize MON810, all under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 from Monsanto


  • European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)

  • Panel members: Hans Christer Andersson, Salvatore Arpaia, Detlef Bartsch, Josep Casacuberta, Howard Davies, Patrick du Jardin, Lieve Herman, Niels Hendriksen, Sirpa Kärenlampi, Jozsef Kiss, Gijs Kleter, Ilona Kryspin-Sørensen, Harry Kuiper, Ingolf Nes, Nickolas Panopoulos, Joe Perry, Annette Pöting, Joachim Schiemann, Willem Seinen, Jeremy Sweet and Jean-Michel Wal.
  • Acknowledgement: The European Food Safety Authority wishes to thank the members of the Working Groups on Molecular Characterisation, Food/Feed and Environment, the Spanish Competent Authority and its Biosafety Commission, as well as the ad hoc expert: Rosie Hails, the hearing expert: Félix Ortego, and the following members of its staff: Anna Christodoulidou, Yann Devos, Ana Gomes and Karine Lheureux for the preparation of this opinion.
  • Adoption date: 15 June 2009
  • Published date: 30 June 2009
  • Question number: EFSA-Q-2007-150, EFSA-Q-2007-153, EFSA-Q-2007-164