Event Name: BXN10211 (10211)

Event Code : BXN-1Ø211-9
Trade Name: BXN™ Cotton

Crop: Gossypium hirsutum L. - Cotton

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Developer:
Monsanto Company (including fully and partly owned companies)

Method of Trait Introduction:
Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated plant transformation

GM Trait s :
Oxynil herbicide tolerance , Antibiotic resistance

Commercial Trait:
(SingularHerbicide Tolerance

Summary of Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
bxn Klebsiella pneumoniae subsp. Ozaenae nitrilase enzyme eliminates herbicidal activity of oxynil herbicides (eg. bromoxynil)
nptII  * Escherichia coli Tn5 transposon neomycin phosphotransferase II enzyme allows transformed plants to metabolize neomycin and kanamycin antibiotics during 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
Australia      
Japan      
Mexico      
New Zealand      
United States of America      

Last updated: November 11, 2012