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Risk Assessment generated by a regulatory process (RA)

last updated: 05 Nov 2020
General information
6786-01-0127 (adv. 42010.0127); Summary of the risk assessment of a deliberate release (field trial) of genetically modified potato (Solanum tuberosum L.), lines VR/T18; VR/T21; VR/T23 and amf/T85; amf/T103; amf/T121, issued by the German Competent Authority
18 Sep 2002
Risk assessment details
  • Potato modified for altered amylose content
    | MPIPZ altered carbohydrate composition: increased amylopectin content Resistance to antibiotics - Kanamycin
  • Potato modified for Potato Leaf Roll Virus resistance
    | MPIPZ Resistance to antibiotics - Kanamycin Resistance to diseases and pests - Viruses - Potato leaf roll virus (PLRV), Potato virus Y (PVY)
Methodology and points to consider
The execution of this field trial is not expected to have a negative impact on human or animal health, or on the environment.
Adverse effects on human or animal health or on the environment are not expected.
1 field site in Germany, for details refer to the German LMO/GMO location register (
construct specific PCR-based method
Additional Information
-   deliberate release, no placing on the market.
-   field trial, not for human consumption or for feed purposes

-  There is no Summary Notification Information Format available on the Internet (WebSNIF) for B/DE/01/127
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