EU register of genetically modified food and feed.
|Authorisation holder||A) Pioneer Overseas Corporation
Avenue des Arts 44, B-1040 Brussels, Belgium
On behalf of Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc., 7250 NW 62nd Avenue, P. O. Box 552, Johnston, IA 50131-0552, United States
B) Dow AgroSciences Europe Ltd.
European Development Centre, 3 Milton Park, Abingdon,
Oxon OX14 4RN, United Kingdom.
On behalf of Mycogen Seeds c/o Dow AgroSciences LLC, 9330 Zionsville Road, Indianapolis, IN 46268-1054, United States.
|Products||(1) Foods and food ingredients containing, consisting of, or produced from DAS-59122-7 maize;
(2) Feed containing, consisting of, or produced from DAS-59122-7 maize;
(3) Products other than food and feed containing or consisting of DAS-59122-7 maize for the same uses as any other maize with the exception of cultivation.
|Designation||The genetically modified maize DAS-59122-7, as described in the application, expresses Cry34Ab1 and Cry35Ab1 proteins which confer protection against certain coleopteran pests such as corn rootworm larvae (Diabrotica spp.) and the PAT protein, used as a selectable marker, which confers tolerance to the glufosinate-ammonium herbicide.|
|Labelling||(1) For the purposes of the labelling requirements laid down in Articles 13(1) and 25(2) of Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 and in Article 4(6) of Regulation (EC) No 1830/2003, the 'name of the organism' shall be 'maize'.
(2) The words 'not for cultivation' shall appear on the label of and in documents accompanying products containing or consisting of DAS-59122-7 maize referred to in Article 2(b) and (c).
|Method for detection||- Event specific real-time quantitative PCR based method for genetically modified maize DAS-59122-7.
- Validated by the Community reference laboratory established under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003, published at http://gmo-crl.jrc.ec.europa.eu/StatusOfDossiers.aspx
|Reference material||-Reference Material: ERM®-BF424 accessible via the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission, the Institute of Reference Materials and Measurements (IRMM) at http://www.irmm.jrc.be/html/reference_materials_catalogue/index.htm|
|Annex II to the Cartagena Protocol||http://bch.cbd.int/database/record.shtml?id=43694|
|Conditions or restrictions on the placing on the market||Not required.|
|Post-market monitoring requirements||Monitoring plan for environmental effects conforming with Annex VII to Directive 2001/18/EC.|
|Date of authorisation||24/10/2007|
|Legal bases||Art. 7(3), and 19(3) of the Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003
Commission Decision 2007/702/EC of 24 October 2007
|Authorisation expiration date||23/10/2017|
|Further information on risk assessment||Opinion of the European Food Safety Authority:http://www.efsa.europa.eu/en/efsajournal/doc/470.pdf|