Event Name: 5307

Event Code : SYN-Ø53Ø7-1
Trade Name: Agrisure® Duracade™

Crop: Zea mays L. - Maize, Corn

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Developer:
Syngenta

Method of Trait Introduction:
Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated plant transformation

GM Trait s :
Multiple insect resistance , Mannose metabolism

Commercial Trait:
(SingularInsect Resistance

Summary of Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
pmi  * Escherichia coli Phosphomannose Isomerase (PMI) enzyme metabolizes mannose and allows positive selection for recovery of transformed plants
ecry3.1Ab synthetic form of Cry3A gene and Cry1Ab gene from Bacillus thuringiensis chimeric (Cry3A-Cry1Ab) delta endotoxin protein confers resistance to coleopteran and lepidopteran insects by selectively damaging their midgut lining


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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      
China      
Japan      
Malaysia      
Mexico      
New Zealand      
Russian Federation      
Singapore      
South Korea      
Taiwan      
United States of America      
Vietnam      
Approved for open field cultivation (Type 1 use)
expires 2019

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Last updated: March 14, 2018