From Bio Journal - April 2012

GMO crop approvals for January 2012

GM crops approved for open field cultivation (Type 1 usage)
(Biodiversity Impact Assessment Investigative Commission)
NameApproval Date*
SoybeanAryloxyalkanoate and gluphosinate herbicide toleranceDow Chemical JapanDAS68416, OECD UI: DAS-68416-424 January 2012
CottonAryloxyalkanoate and gluphosinate herbicide toleranceDow Chemical Japan DAS19100, OECD UI: DAS-81910-724 January 2012
MaizeLepidoptera and coleoptera insect pest resistence + gluphosinate and glyphosate herbicide toleranceDuPont 1507×59122×MON810×NK603×MIR604, OECD UI: DAS-01057-1×DAS-59122-7×MON-00810-6×MON-00603-6×SYN-IR604-524 January 2012
* Technically, approval is granted after public comments have been accepted.

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