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MON-8Ø2ØØ-7
Transformation EventMON802
Trade Name
ApplicantMonsanto
Organism Common NamesMaize
Organism Scientific NamesZea mays
Centre of Origin and DiversityBiology Consensus Document on Maize
Food and Feed Safety IssuesCompositional considerations for Maize
Methods for safe handling
Additional Information
TraitsGlyphosate tolerance,
Lepidoptera resistance
Genes5-enolpyruvylshikimaete-3-phosphate synthase (epsps),
cry1Ab,
glyphosate oxidoreductase (gox),
neomycin phosphotransferase II (npt II)

Canada
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
March 26, 1996FeedCanadian Food Inspection Agency - Animal Feed DivisionDD98-26
September 12, 1997FoodHealth Canada - GM Foods and Other Novel FoodsCN food MON802
March 26, 1997Unconfined PlantingCanadian Food Inspection Agency - Plant Biosafety OfficeDD98-26

United States of America
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
November 05, 1996FeedFood and Drug Administration (USFDA)BNF35
November 05, 1996FoodFood and Drug Administration (USFDA)BNF35
May 27, 1997Unconfined PlantingDepartment of Agriculture (USDA)

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