Event Name: 23-198 (Event 23)

Event Code : CGN-89465-2
Trade Name:
Laurical™ Canola

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

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

Method of Trait Introduction: Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated plant transformation

GM Traits: Modified oil/fatty acid , Antibiotic resistance

Commercial Trait: (SingularModified Product Quality

 

Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
te Umbellularia californica (bay leaf) 12:0 ACP thioesterase  enzyme increases the level of triacylglycerides containing esterified lauric acid (12:0) 
nptII  * Escherichia coli Tn5 transposon neomycin phosphotransferase II enzyme allows transformed plants to metabolize neomycin and kanamycin antibiotics during selection
 * : 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
Canada      
United States      

Last updated: September 6, 2019

 

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