Genetically modified maize (corn) is grown all over the world. Currently there are over 30 different EU-approved and EU-unapproved GM varieties. MON810 maize is beside the Amflora Potato variety the only other GMO approved for cultivation within the EU.

Main use of crop:

ID_GVOs_mais

  • Different food products (e.g. kernels, flour, starch, syrup)
  • Animal feed including maize/corn gluten
  • Biofuel

Genetic modifications:

  • Herbicide resistance
  • Insect resistance
  • Modified composition of amino acids

 

 

Test Parameters

VarietyScreeningQualitative*Quantitative*EU Approved
3272XXXNo
5307XXXNo
676, 678, 680X--No
98140XXXNo
B16 / DLL25XXXNo
BT10XXXNo
BT11XXXYes
BT176XXXNo
CBH-351XXXNo
DAS-40278-9X--No
DAS-59122-7XXXYes
DBT-418XXXNo
GA21XXXYes
MIR162XXXYes
MIR604XXXYes
MON810XXXYes
MON863XXXNo
MON87460XXXYes
MON88017XXXYes
MON89034XXXYes
MS3X--No
MS6X--No
NK603XXXYes
T14XXXNo
T25XXXYes
TC1507XXXYes

*event and/or construct specific test.


Please note that this is an excerpt of some of the available test parameter at Genetic ID. Our R&D Department is continuously developing and introducing new detection methods. Please contact our customer service if your desired parameter is not listed.

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