Event Name: MON95275

Event Code : MON-95275-7
Trade Name:
not available

Crop: Zea mays L. - Maize, Corn

Developer: Monsanto Company and Bayer CropScience

Method of Trait Introduction: Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated plant transformation

GM Traits: Glyphosate herbicide tolerance , Coleopteran insect resistance

Commercial Trait: (SingularInsect Resistance (IR)


Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
dvsnf7 Western Corn Rootworm (Diabrotica virgifera virgifera) double-stranded RNA transcript containing a 240 bp fragment of the WCR Snf7 gene RNAi interference resulting to down-regulation of the function of the targeted Snf7 gene leading to Western Corn Rootworm mortality.
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
 * : Selection Marker/Reporter


Regulatory Approvals: Country, Year and Type of Approval

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

Last updated: October 16, 2023


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