Event Name: A2704-12

Event Code : ACS-GMØØ5-3
Trade Name: Liberty Link® soybean

Crop: Glycine max L. - Soybean

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Developer:
BASF

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

GM Trait :
Glufosinate herbicide tolerance

Commercial Trait:
(SingularHerbicide Tolerance

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

 

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      
India      
Iran      
Japan      
Malaysia      
Mexico      
New Zealand      
Nigeria      
Philippines      
Russia      
Singapore      
South Africa      
South Korea      
Taiwan      
Thailand      
Turkey      
United States      
Uruguay      
Vietnam      
renewed 2013, 2018 (Biosafety certificate validity: December 20, 2018-December 20, 2021)
renewed 2013, 2018 (Biosafety certificate validity: December 20, 2018-December 20, 2021)
expires 2018
expires 2018
no information available
no information available
Authorization period: 10th April 2019 to 31st December 2022

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Last updated: May 15, 2019