Event Name: Huanong No. 1

Event Code : not available
Trade Name:
Huanong No. 1

Crop: Carica papaya - Papaya

Developer: South China Agricultural University

Method of Trait Introduction: Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated plant transformation

GM Trait: Viral disease resistance

Commercial Trait: (SingularDisease Resistance (DR)


Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
prsv_rep Papaya ringspot virus (PRSV) replicase domain of the papaya ringspot virus (PRSV) confers resistance to papaya ringspot virus (PRSV) through gene silencing mechanism


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


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