Event Name: TAM66274

Event Code : TAM-66274-5
Trade Name: not available

Crop: Gossypium hirsutum L. - Cotton

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Texas A&M AgriLife Research University

Method of Trait Introduction:
Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated plant transformation

GM Trait s :
Antibiotic resistance , Low Gossypol

Commercial Trait:
(SingularModified Product Quality

Summary of Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
nptII  * Escherichia coli Tn5 transposon neomycin phosphotransferase II enzyme allows transformed plants to metabolize neomycin and kanamycin antibiotics during selection
dCS Gossypium hirsutum L. dsRNA that suppresses the expression of d-cadinene synthase gene that encode d-cadinene synthase, a key enzyme involved in gossypol biosynthesis, thru RNAi pathway silence the endogenous dCS genes

 * : Selection Marker/Reporter  

Summary of Regulatory Approvals: Country, Year and Type of Approval

Country Food
direct use or processing
direct use or processing
domestic or non-domestic use
United States      

Last updated: October 17, 2019


Regulatory and Biosafety Information

Last updated: January 12, 2013