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GRN No. 214

Asparaginase enzyme preparation from Aspergillus niger expressing the asparaginase gene from A. niger

Intended Use: As an enzyme to lower free L-asparagine levels in breads, cereal-based products, potato-based products, and reaction flavors
Basis: Scientific procedures
Notifier: DSM Food Specialties
Notifier Address: P.O. Box 1, 2600 MA Delft, The NETHERLANDS
Date of filing: Oct 11, 2006
GRAS Notice (releasable information): GRN 214 (in PDF)
Date of closure: Mar 12, 2007
FDA's Letter: FDA has no questions (additional correspondence available)
Additional correspondence: May 2, 2016
Additional correspondence regarding additional intended uses
Additional correspondence 2: Feb 8, 2017
Additional correspondence regarding an additional intended use (in PDF) (65 kB)