Event Name: MON810 x MIR604

Event Code : MON-ØØ81Ø-6 x SYN-IR6Ø4-5
Trade Name:
not available

Crop: Zea mays L. - Maize, Corn

Developer: DuPont (Pioneer Hi-Bred International Inc.)

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

GM Traits: Coleopteran insect resistance , Lepidopteran insect resistance

Commercial Trait: (StackedInsect Resistance

 

Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
cry1Ab Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. kurstaki Cry1Ab delta-endotoxin confers resistance to lepidopteran insects by selectively damaging their midgut lining
mcry3A synthetic form of cry3A gene from Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. tenebrionis modified Cry3A delta-endotoxin confers resistance to coleopteran insects particularly corn rootworm pests by selectively damaging their midgut lining

 

Regulatory Approvals: Country, Year and Type of Approval

No approvals found

 

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