Event Name: DAS40278

Event Code : DAS-4Ø278-9
Trade Name: Enlist™ Maize

Crop: Zea mays L. - Maize, Corn

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Developer:
Dow AgroSciences LLC

Method of Trait Introduction:
Whiskers-mediated plant transformation

GM Trait :
2,4-D herbicide tolerance

Commercial Trait:
(SingularHerbicide Tolerance

Summary of Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
aad-1 synthetic form of the aad-1 gene from Sphingobium herbicidovorans aryloxyalkanoate dioxygenase 1 (AAD-1) protein detoxifies 2,4-D herbicide by side-chain degradation and degrades the R-enantiomers of aryloxyphenoxypropionate herbicides

 

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
Australia      
Brazil      
Canada      
Colombia      
European Union      
Japan      
Mexico      
New Zealand      
South Africa      
South Korea      
Taiwan      
United States of America      

Last updated: July 12, 2017