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Title: Qualitative detection of GM maize (Bt11) in food and feed sold commercially in Turkey by PCR based methods
Authors: Gürakan, Güzin Candan
Aydin, Gamze
Yilmaz, and Remziye
Keywords: Genetically modified organisms (GMO)
Bt11 maize
PCR
Issue Date: Jan-2011
Publisher: NISCAIR-CSIR, India
Abstract: To regulate the presence of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in crops, foods and food ingredients, the development of reliable and sensitive methods for their detection is necessary. In the present study, products derived from GM maize in the Turkish market were monitored using methods to detect the presence of CaMV 35S promoter, <i style="">nos</i> terminator and Bt11 maize. The results demonstrated, for the first time, the presence of GM maize in Turkish food and feed products qualitatively.
Description: 143-146
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/10964
ISSN: 0975-0967 (Online); 0972-5849 (Print)
Appears in Collections:IJBT Vol.10(1) [January 2011]

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