Event Name: LY038 x MON810

Event Code : REN-ØØØ38-3 x MON-ØØ81Ø-6
Trade Name:
Mavera™ YieldGard™ Maize

Crop: Zea mays L. - Maize, Corn

Developer: Renessen LLC (Netherlands) and Monsanto Company

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

GM Traits: Lepidopteran insect resistance , Modified amino acid

Commercial Trait: (StackedInsect Resistance + Modified Product Quality

 

Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
cordapA Corynebacterium glutamicum dihydrodipicolinate synthase enzyme increases the production of amino acid lysine
cry1Ab Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. kurstaki Cry1Ab delta-endotoxin confers resistance to lepidopteran insects by selectively damaging their midgut lining

 

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
Japan      
Mexico      

Last updated: August 10, 2012

 

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