August 2002 - GIPSA Proficiency Program Report  
GIPSA Proficiency Program:  August 2002
Summary Table for DNA-Based Testing Results
Percentage Correct for Each Biotech Event
  Corn Events Soybean Event
Participant Name (Organization) 35S NOS T25 CBH351 MON810 GA21 E176 Bt11 NK603 CP4 EPSPS
200208-2 100.0% 100.0% 66.7% NR* 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 50.0% NR 100.0%
Biogenetic Services, Inc. 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
California Seed and Plant Lab, Inc. 100.0% 100.0% 91.7% NR 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
GeneScan USA, Inc. 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
Genetic ID NA, Inc. 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%  
200208-7 100.0% 91.7% NR 100.0% NR NR NR NR NR 100.0%
200208-8 100.0% 100.0% NR NR NR 100.0% NR NR NR 100.0%
200208-9 91.7% NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR 33.3%
200208-10 91.7% 91.7% NR 91.7% 58.3% NR 75.0% 83.3% NR 66.7%  
Monsanto NR NR NR NR 100.0% 100.0% NR NR 100.0% 100.0%
200208-12 83.3% 100.0% 75.0% 91.7% 91.7% 100.0% 91.7% 83.3% NR 100.0%
200208-13 91.7% NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR 100.0%
200208-14 100.0% 100.0% 91.7% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% NR 100.0%
200208-15 100.0% 25.0% 58.3% 45.5% 58.3% 66.7% 66.7% 66.7% 50.0% 100.0%
Eurofins, Woodson-Tenent Division 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%  
Agrogene SA 100.0% 100.0% 91.7% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%  
Bolsa de Comercio de Rosario 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% NR 100.0% NR 100.0% 100.0% NR 100.0%
European Commission for JRC 100.0% 50.0% 100.0% 100.0% 66.7% NR 91.7% 100.0% NR 100.0%  
200208-20 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%  
Food Industry Research Development Institute 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
GeneScan Analytics GmBH, Bremen 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%  
GeneScan Analytics GmBH, Frieburg 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%  
200208-24 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 66.7% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
National Laboratory of Foods and Drugs (DH) 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%  
200208-27 100.0% NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR 100.0%
200208-28 100.0% 83.3% 41.7% NR 58.3% NR NR 91.7% NR 100.0%  
Sistemas Genomicos S.L. 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%  
200208-30 100.0% 100.0% 91.7% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% NR 100.0%
200208-31 NR NR 66.7% NR NR NR NR 66.7% NR 66.7%
*NR indicates No Result was reported by the participant
GIPSA Proficiency Program:  August 2002 Summary Table for Protein-Based Testing Results
Summary Table for Protein-Based Testing Results:  Fortification level may be below limit of detection for some events
Percentage Correct for Each Biotech Event
  Corn Events Soybean Event
Participant Name (Organization) T25 CBH351 NK603 Cry1Ab* CP4 EPSPS
Abraxis LLC NR** NR NR 100.0% NR
Biogenetic Services, Inc. NR 100.0% 100.0% NR 100.0%
California Seed and Plant Lab, Inc. NR 100.0% NR NR NR
GeneScan USA, Inc. NR 100.0% NR NR 100.0%
200208-10 NR 100.0% NR 83.3% 100.0%  
200208-13 NR 91.7% NR NR 100.0%
Nippon Yuryo Kentei Kyokai Yokohama Lab. 50.0% 100.0% 66.7% 75.0% 100.0%  
200208-27 NR NR NR NR 100.0%
200208-31 NR NR NR 100.0% 100.0%
*Cry1Ab is the protein produced in events MON810, E176 and Bt11, and it is impossible to differentiate among these events 
using a protein-based test.  In addition, the fortification level could be below the limit of detection for this test.
**NR indicates No Result was reported by the participant