Event Name: GHB614

Event Code : BCS-GHØØ2-5
Trade Name: GlyTol™

Crop: Gossypium hirsutum L. - Cotton

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

Method of Trait Introduction:
Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated plant transformation

GM Trait :
Glyphosate herbicide tolerance

Commercial Trait:
(SingularHerbicide Tolerance

Summary of Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
2mepsps Zea mays 5-enolpyruvyl shikimate-3-phosphate synthase enzyme (double mutant version) decreases binding affinity for glyphosate, thereby increasing tolerance to glyphosate herbicide

 

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      
Costa Rica      
European Union      
Japan      
Malaysia      
Mexico      
New Zealand      
South Korea      
Taiwan      
United States of America      
feed use or processing; expires 2015
feed use or processing; expires 2015
expires 2021
expires 2021

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Last updated: April 19, 2017