Event Name: COT67B (IR67B)

Event Code : SYN-IR67B-1
Trade Name:
not available

Crop: Gossypium hirsutum L. - Cotton

Developer: Syngenta

Method of Trait Introduction: Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated plant transformation

GM Trait: Lepidopteran insect resistance

Commercial Trait: (SingularInsect Resistance (IR)


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


Regulatory Approvals: Country, Year and Type of Approval

Country Food
direct use or processing
direct use or processing
domestic or non-domestic use
Costa Rica      
New Zealand      
South Korea      
United States      
*seed production only

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Last updated: February 7, 2018


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