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Japan approves three transgenic foods

(May 18, 2001 -- Cropchoice news) -- The Japanese Ministry of Agriculture approved an herbicide tolerant corn from Novartis, and Bt corn by Monsanto. It also approved three varieties of Monsanto's herbicide-tolerant rice.

What's left to do now is a mandatory food safety assessment.