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AMIGA Final Event Abstracts

The Book of Abstracts of AMIGA Final Event is online.

European research organisations call upon the European Parliament to encourage society to respect independent science advice and to condemn physical attacks on scientists

On 7th June, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) in Parma received a package containing explosive material addressed to a scientist providing independent scientific advice to EFSA. A large group…

AMIGA FINAL EVENT

The AMIGA Final Conference took place in Brussels on May 10, 11th 2016 in the suggestive location of the Fondation Universitaire. Seventy-five participants from academia, industry, competent authorities and the…

XXV Italian National Congress of Entomology

AMIGA project partners ENEA and University of Bologna will partecipate at the XXV Italian National Congress of Entomology which will take place in Padova, Italy, on June 20-24 2016. The XXIV…

Selection of focal earthworm species as non-target soil organisms for environmental risk assessment of genetically modified plants

The paper “Selection of focal earthworm species as non-target soil organisms for environmental risk assessment of genetically modified plants”, produced within the project AMIGA, has been recently published on Science of The Total Environment (2015).…

The impact of secondary pests on Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) crops

The paper “The impact of secondary pests on Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) crops” produced within the project AMIGA, has been recently published on Plant Biotechnology Journal (2015). The paper has been…

Genetically modified maize MON810 is now officially prohibited in 21 European territories

The first effects of the modified regulation for cultivation of genetically modified plants in the European Union are visible on the Commission implementing decision (eu) 2016/321 of 3 March 2016…

2016 Congress News

An international Symposium “Future 4 Butterflies in Europe” will be held in Wageningen, the Netherlands, from the 31st of March to April 2nd 2016. The goal is to discuss actions…

AMIGA Final Event

Book the date! AMIGA final event will take place in Brussels on May 10th-11th. Fifty-four months of laboratory, field experiments and mathematical modelling, twenty-two research groups involved in 15 countries…

EU Commission will have to rewrite the new regulation for sale or use of GMOs

The European Parliament rejected the draft EU law that allows any EU member state to ban or restrict the sale or use of EU-approved GM product in its territory. More…