Event Name: GK12

Event Code : not available
Trade Name: not available

Crop: Gossypium hirsutum L. - Cotton

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Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences

Method of Trait Introduction:
Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated plant transformation

GM Trait :
Lepidopteran insect resistance

Commercial Trait:
(SingularInsect Resistance

Summary of Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
cry1Ab-Ac synthetic fusion gene derived from Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1Ab-Ac delta endotoxin (fusion protein) confers resistance to lepidopteran insects by selectively damaging their midgut lining


Summary of Regulatory Approvals: Country, Year and Type of Approval

Country Food
direct use or processing
direct use or processing
domestic or non-domestic use

Last updated: August 27, 2012


Event Description

Detection Methods

Last updated: May 6, 2013