Event Name: LLRICE62

Event Code : ACS-OSØØ2-5
Trade Name: Liberty Link™ rice

Crop: Oryza sativa L. - Rice

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

Method of Trait Introduction:
Direct DNA transfer system

GM Trait :
Glufosinate herbicide tolerance

Commercial Trait:
(SingularHerbicide Tolerance

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

 

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
Australia      
Canada      
Colombia      
Honduras      
Mexico      
New Zealand      
Philippines      
Russian Federation      
South Africa      
United States of America      

Last updated: April 23, 2014