CBH-351 | GM Approval Database- ISAAA.org

Event Name: CBH-351

Event Code : ACS-ZMØØ4-3
Trade Name: Starlink™ Maize

Crop: Zea mays L. - Maize, Corn

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Developer:
Bayer CropScience (including fully and partly owned companies)

Method of Trait Introduction:
Microparticle bombardment of plant cells or tissue

GM Trait s :
Glufosinate herbicide tolerance , Lepidopteran insect resistance , Antibiotic resistance

Commercial Trait:
(StackedHerbicide Tolerance + Insect Resistance

Summary of Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
bar Streptomyces hygroscopicus phosphinothricin N-acetyltransferase (PAT) enzyme eliminates herbicidal activity of glufosinate (phosphinothricin) herbicides by acetylation
cry9C Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. tolworthi strain BTS02618A Cry9C delta endotoxin confers resistance to lepidopteran insects by selectively damaging their midgut lining
bla  * Escherichia coli beta lactamase enzyme detoxifies beta lactam antibiotics such as ampicillin


 * : Selection Marker/Reporter  

Summary of Regulatory Approvals: Country, Year and Type of Approval

Country Food
direct use or processing
Feed
direct use or processing
Cultivation
domestic or non-domestic use
United States of America      

L Last updated: August 10, 2012