HEALTH AND FOOD SAFETY Genetically Modified Organisms

Genetically Modified Organisms


Community register of GM food and feed.

Event MON 87411
Authorisation holder Name Bayer CropScience LP, United States
Represented by
Bayer Agriculture BV, Belgium
Authorisation holder Address Bayer CropScience LP
800 N. Lindbergh Boulevard, St. Louis, Missouri 63167, United States
Represented by Bayer Agriculture BV, Scheldelaan 460, 2040 Antwerp, Belgium.
Products (1) foods and food ingredients containing, consisting of or produced from MON-87411-9 maize;
(2) feed containing, consisting of or produced from MON-87411-9 maize;
(3) products containing or consisting of MON-87411-9 maize for uses other than those provided in points (1) and (2), with the exception of cultivation.
Designation The genetically modified MON-87411-9 maize expresses the CP4 EPSPS protein, which confers tolerance to glyphosate-containing herbicides, the Cry3Bb1 protein and the DvSnf7 dsRNA, which confer resistance to corn rootworm (Diabrotica spp.).
Labelling (1) For the purposes of the labelling requirements laid down in Articles 13(1) and 25(2) of Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 and in Article 4(6) of Regulation (EC) No 1830/2003, the 'name of the organism' shall be 'maize'.

(2) The words ‘not for cultivation’ shall appear on the label of and in documents accompanying the products containing or consisting of MON-87411-9 maize, with the exception of products referred to in point (a) of Article 2 of Commission Implementing Decision 2019/1308 (EU).
Method for detection - Event-specific real-time quantitative PCR based method for detection of the genetically modified maize MON 87411-9.

- Validated by the EU reference laboratory established under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003, published at
Reference material AOCS 0215-B is accessible via the American Oil Chemists Society (AOCS) at
Unique identifier MON 87411-9
Annex II to the Cartagena Protocol
Conditions or restrictions on the placing on the market Not applicable
Monitoring plan
Post-market monitoring requirements Monitoring plan for environmental effects conforming with Annex VII to Directive 2001/18/EC
Date of authorisation 26/07/2019
Legal base Commission Implementing Decision 2019/1308 (EU) of 26 July 2019
Amended by Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2021/184 of 12 February 2021
Authorisation expiration date 28/07/2029
Further information on risk assessment Opinion of the European Food Safety Authority: