Event Name: 73496

Event Code : DP-Ø73496-4
Trade Name:
Optimum® Gly canola

Crop: Brassica napus - Argentine Canola, Canola, Oilseed rape, Rapeseed, Turnip

Developer: DuPont (Pioneer Hi-Bred International Inc.)

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

GM Trait: Glyphosate herbicide tolerance

Commercial Trait: (SingularHerbicide Tolerance

 

Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
gat4621 Bacillus licheniformis glyphosate N-acetyltransferase enzyme catalyzes the inactivation of glyphosate, conferring tolerance to glyphosate herbicides

 

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      
Japan      
Malaysia      
Mexico      
New Zealand      
Philippines      
South Africa      
South Korea      
Taiwan      
United States      
for Type 1 use only
Valid until August 21, 2024
August 21, 2024

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Last updated: March 23, 2020

 

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