TITLE

Methods for detection of GMOs in food and feed

AUTHOR(S)
Marmiroli, Nelson; Maestri, Elena; Gullì, Mariolina; Malcevschi, Alessio; Peano, Clelia; Bordoni, Roberta; De Bellis, Gianluca
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Analytical & Bioanalytical Chemistry;Oct2008, Vol. 392 Issue 3, p369
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This paper reviews aspects relevant to detection and quantification of genetically modified (GM) material within the feed/food chain. The GM crop regulatory framework at the international level is evaluated with reference to traceability and labelling. Current analytical methods for the detection, identification, and quantification of transgenic DNA in food and feed are reviewed. These methods include quantitative real-time PCR, multiplex PCR, and multiplex real-time PCR. Particular attention is paid to methods able to identify multiple GM events in a single reaction and to the development of microdevices and microsensors, though they have not been fully validated for application.
ACCESSION #
34178695

 

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