Event Name: MON88702

Event Code : MON-887Ø2-4
Trade Name:
not available

Crop: Gossypium hirsutum L. - Cotton

Developer: Monsanto Company (including fully and partly owned companies)

Method of Trait Introduction: Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated plant transformation

GM Trait: Hemipteran Insect Resistance

Commercial Trait: (SingularInsect Resistance

 

Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
mCry51Aa2 Bacillus thuringiensis modified Bt Cry51Aa2 protein confers resistance to hemipteran insects Lygus hesperus and L. lineolaris 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
Australia      
Canada      
Japan      
New Zealand      
Philippines      
Taiwan      
United States      
expiring in 2026
expiring in 2026
Validity: 2019/04/17-2024/04/17

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Last updated: September 2, 2021

 

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