Event Name: WKS92/130-9-1

Event Code : IFD-529Ø1-9
Trade Name:
not available

Crop: Rosa hybrida - Rose

Developer: Suntory Limited (Japan)

Method of Trait Introduction: Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated plant transformation

GM Trait: Modified flower color

Commercial Trait: (SingularModified Product Quality (PQ)


Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
5AT Torenia sp. anthocyanin 5-acyltransferase (5AT) enzyme alters the production of a type of anthocyanin called delphinidin
bp40 (f3'5'h) Viola wittrockiana Flavonoid 3',5'-hydroxylase (F3'5'H) enzyme catalyzes the production of the blue-coloured anthocyanin pigment delphinidin and its derivatives


Regulatory Approvals: Country, Year and Type of Approval

Country Food
direct use or processing
direct use or processing
domestic or non-domestic use
United States      
limited planting for export purposes; no official public document available

 * point mouse arrow over year for notes

Last updated: August 27, 2012


Documents and Links

Event Description

Regulatory and Biosafety Information