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DEVELOPMENT OF NEW METHODS FOR SAFETY EVALUATION OF TRANSGENIC FOOD CROPS

Objective



The objective is to develop analytical and toxicological methodologies for food safety evaluation of transgenic tomatoes. Methods will be developed to detect potential secondary effects on plant metabolism and to assess the allergic potency of newly introduced proteins.

Funding Scheme

CSC - Cost-sharing contracts

Coordinator

DLO - STATE INSTITUTE FOR QUALITY CONTROL OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS
Address
P.o. Box 230
6700 AE Wageningen
Netherlands

Participants (4)

BIBRA International
United Kingdom
Address
Woodmansterne Road
SM5 4DS Carshalton
PLANT GENETIC SYSTEMS N.V.
Belgium
Address
Jozef Plateaustraat
9000 Gent
VIENNA UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE
Austria
Address
Gregor Mendel Str.
A1180 Tulin
VRIJE UNIVERSITEIT BRUSSEL
Belgium
Address
Pleinlaan
1050 Sint-genesius-rode