Event Name: Bt11 (X4334CBR, X4734CBR)

Event Code : SYN-BTØ11-1
Trade Name: Agrisure™ CB/LL

Crop: Zea mays L. - Maize, Corn

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Developer:
Syngenta

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

GM Trait s :
Glufosinate herbicide tolerance , Lepidopteran insect resistance

Commercial Trait:
(StackedHerbicide Tolerance + Insect Resistance

Summary of Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
pat Streptomyces viridochromogenes phosphinothricin N-acetyltransferase (PAT) enzyme eliminates herbicidal activity of glufosinate (phosphinothricin) herbicides by acetylation
cry1Ab Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. kurstaki Cry1Ab delta-endotoxin confers resistance to lepidopteran insects by selectively damaging their midgut lining

 

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
Argentina      
Australia      
Brazil      
Canada      
China      
Colombia      
European Union      
Indonesia      
Japan      
Malaysia      
Mexico      
New Zealand      
Paraguay      
Philippines      
Russian Federation      
Singapore      
South Africa      
South Korea      
Switzerland      
Taiwan      
Thailand      
Turkey      
United States of America      
Uruguay      
Vietnam      
renewed 2009, 2012
renewed 2009, 2012
renewal 2010; expires 2020; approved in sweet corn in 2004
renewal 2010; expires 2020
renewal 2005, 2008, 2010
renewal 2005, 2008, 2010
Renewed 2015
first approval in 1998
first approval in 1998
This event in sweet corn was approved in 2012.
This event in sweet corn was approved in 2012.

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Last updated: October 23, 2017