Event Name: A2704-12

Event Code : ACS-GMØØ5-3
Trade Name: Liberty Link™ soybean

Crop: Glycine max L. - Soybean

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Developer:
Bayer CropScience (including fully and partly owned companies)

Method of Trait Introduction:
Microparticle bombardment of plant cells or tissue

GM Trait :
Glufosinate herbicide tolerance

Commercial Trait:
(SingularHerbicide Tolerance

Summary of Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
pat Streptomyces viridochromogenes phosphinothricin N-acetyltransferase (PAT) enzyme eliminates herbicidal activity of glufosinate (phosphinothricin) herbicides by acetylation

 

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      
India      
Japan      
Malaysia      
Mexico      
New Zealand      
Philippines      
Russian Federation      
Singapore      
South Africa      
South Korea      
Taiwan      
Thailand      
Turkey      
United States of America      
Uruguay      
Vietnam      
expires 2013
expires 2013
expires 2018
expires 2018
no information available
no information available

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Last updated: October 23, 2017