Event Name: H7-1

Event Code : KM-ØØØH71-4
Trade Name: Roundup Ready™ sugar beet

Crop: Beta vulgaris - Sugar Beet

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Developer:
Monsanto Company (including fully and partly owned companies)

Method of Trait Introduction:
Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated plant transformation

GM Trait :
Glyphosate herbicide tolerance

Commercial Trait:
(SingularHerbicide Tolerance

Summary of Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
cp4 epsps (aroA:CP4) Agrobacterium tumefaciens strain CP4 herbicide tolerant form of 5-enolpyruvulshikimate-3-phosphate synthase (EPSPS) enzyme decreases binding affinity for glyphosate, thereby conferring increased tolerance to glyphosate herbicide

 

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      
China      
Colombia      
European Union      
Japan      
Mexico      
New Zealand      
Philippines      
Russia      
Singapore      
South Korea      
Taiwan      
United States      
renewed 2012, 2017 (Biosafety certificate validity: June 12, 2017-June 12, 2020)
renewed 2012, 2017 (Biosafety certificate validity: June 12, 2017-June 12, 2020)
expires 2017; renewed 2018
expires 2017; renewed 2018
renewal 2010
renewal 2010

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Last updated: April 22, 2019