Event Name: 281-24-236 x 3006-210-23 (MXB-13)

Event Code : DAS-24236-5 x DAS-21Ø23-5
Trade Name: WideStrike™ Cotton

Crop: Gossypium hirsutum L. - Cotton

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Developer:
Dow AgroSciences LLC

Method of Trait Introduction:
Conventional breeding - cross hybridization and selection involving transgenic donor(s)

GM Trait s :
Glufosinate herbicide tolerance , Lepidopteran insect resistance

Commercial Trait:
(StackedInsect Resistance

Summary of Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
cry1F Bacillus thuringiensis var. aizawai Cry1F delta-endotoxin confers resistance to lepidopteran insects by selectively damaging their midgut lining
cry1Ac Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. Kurstaki strain HD73 Cry1Ac delta-endotoxin confers resistance to lepidopteran insects by selectively damaging their midgut lining
pat (syn)  * synthetic form of pat gene derived from Streptomyces viridochromogenes strain Tu 494 phosphinothricin N-acetyltransferase (PAT) enzyme eliminates herbicidal activity of glufosinate (phosphinothricin) herbicides by acetylation


 * : 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      
Brazil      
Costa Rica      
European Union      
Japan      
Mexico      
New Zealand      
South Korea      
Taiwan      
expires 2021
expires 2021
This event in G. barbadense was approved in 2008.
This event in G. barbadense was approved in 2008.
This event in G. barbadense was approved in 2008.

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Last updated: January 3, 2016