Event Name: 63-1

Event Code : CUH-CP631-7
Trade Name: not available

Crop: Carica papaya - Papaya

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Developer:
Cornell University and University of Hawaii

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

GM Trait s :
Viral disease resistance , Antibiotic resistance , Visual marker

Commercial Trait:
(SingularDisease Resistance

Summary of Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
prsv_cp Papaya ringspot virus (PRSV) coat protein (CP) of the papaya ringspot virus (PRSV) confers resistance to papaya ringspot virus (PRSV) through "pathogen-derived resistance" mechanism
nptII  * Escherichia coli Tn5 transposon neomycin phosphotransferase II enzyme allows transformed plants to metabolize neomycin and kanamycin antibiotics during selection
uidA  * Escherichia coli beta-D-glucuronidase¬†(GUS) enzyme produces blue stain on treated transformed tissue, which allows visual selection


 * : 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
United States of America      

L Last updated: August 10, 2012