Event Name: Tarom molaii + cry1Ab

Event Code : not available
Trade Name:
not available

Crop: Oryza sativa L. - Rice

Developer: Agricultural Biotech Research Institute (Iran)

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

GM Traits: Lepidopteran insect resistance , Antibiotic resistance

Commercial Trait: (SingularInsect Resistance

 

Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
aph4 (hpt)  * Escherichia coli hygromycin-B phosphotransferase (hph) enzyme allows selection for resistance to the antibiotic hygromycin B
cry1Ab (truncated) synthetic form of Cry1Ab from Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. kumamotoensis Cry1Ab delta-endotoxin confers resistance to lepidopteran insects by selectively damaging their midgut lining
 * : Selection Marker/Reporter

 

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
Iran      

Last updated: August 21, 2012

 

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Event Description

Regulatory and Biosafety Information