Event Name: MLS 9124

Event Code : not available
Trade Name: not available

Crop: Gossypium hirsutum L. - Cotton

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Developer:
Metahelix Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd (India)

Method of Trait Introduction:
Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated plant transformation

GM Trait s :
Lepidopteran insect resistance , Antibiotic resistance

Commercial Trait:
(SingularInsect Resistance

Summary of Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
cry1C synthetic gene derived from Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1C delta-endotoxin confers resistance to lepidopteran insects, specifically Spodoptera
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
India      

L Last updated: August 10, 2012