Event Name: X17-2

Event Code : UFL-X17CP-6
Trade Name: not available

Crop: Carica papaya - Papaya

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Developer:
University of Florida

Method of Trait Introduction:
Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated plant transformation

GM Trait s :
Viral disease resistance , Antibiotic resistance

Commercial Trait:
(SingularDisease Resistance

Summary of Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
nptII  * Escherichia coli Tn5 transposon neomycin phosphotransferase II enzyme allows transformed plants to metabolize neomycin and kanamycin antibiotics during selection
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


 * : 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      

Last updated: October 21, 2012