Research and analysis

Genetically Modified Organisms: Sainsbury Laboratory (16/R29/01)

Details of the consent for the Sainsbury Laboratory to release a genetically modified organism, reference 16/R29/01.


Consent letter

Part A1

Part A2-A6

Part B


Consent documents for Rothamsted Research, to release genetically modified organisms for research purposes. Each consent granted includes:

  • consent letter (confirming consent and outlining any conditions)
  • part A(1): Information required under schedule 1 of the Genetically Modified Organisms (Deliberate Release) regulations 2002
  • part A(2-6): (If applicable) Details of related previous releases, including any data, results and risks
  • part B: Information about the release application to be included on the public register

ACRE’s advice

Published 2 February 2016
Last updated 5 May 2016 + show all updates
  1. Added consent letter for this application.
  2. Updated as the closing date has passed.
  3. Added the annex to part A: details of the experiments.
  4. First published.