Event Name: MIR604

Event Code : SYN-IR6Ø4-5
Trade Name: Agrisure™ RW

Crop: Zea mays L. - Maize, Corn

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Developer:
Syngenta

Method of Trait Introduction:
Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated plant transformation

GM Trait s :
Coleopteran insect resistance , Mannose metabolism

Commercial Trait:
(SingularInsect Resistance

Summary of Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
mcry3A synthetic form of cry3A gene from Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. tenebrionis modified Cry3A delta-endotoxin confers resistance to coleopteran insects particularly corn rootworm pests by selectively damaging their midgut lining
pmi  * Escherichia coli Phosphomannose Isomerase (PMI) enzyme metabolizes mannose and allows positive selection for recovery of transformed plants


 * : Selection Marker/Reporter  

Summary of 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
Argentina      
Australia      
Brazil      
Canada      
China      
Colombia      
European Union      
Indonesia      
Japan      
Malaysia      
Mexico      
New Zealand      
Philippines      
Russian Federation      
Singapore      
South Africa      
South Korea      
Taiwan      
Thailand      
Turkey      
United States of America      
Vietnam      
renewed 2011; 2014
renewed 2011; 2014
expires 2019
expires 2019
renewal 2012, 2018
renewal 2012, 2018

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Last updated: September 9, 2018