Event Name: Event1

Event Code : JKCH-1947 Bt
Trade Name:
JK 1

Crop: Gossypium hirsutum L. - Cotton

Developer: JK Agri Genetics Ltd (India)

Method of Trait Introduction: Microparticle bombardment of plant cells or tissue

GM Traits: Lepidopteran insect resistance , Antibiotic resistance

Commercial Trait: (SingularInsect Resistance (IR)


Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
cry1Ac Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. Kurstaki strain HD73 Cry1Ac delta-endotoxin confers resistance to lepidopteran insects by selectively damaging their midgut lining
nptII  * Escherichia coli Tn5 transposon neomycin phosphotransferase II enzyme allows transformed plants to metabolize neomycin and kanamycin antibiotics during selection
 * : Selection Marker/Reporter


Regulatory Approvals: Country, Year and Type of Approval

Country Food
direct use or processing
direct use or processing
domestic or non-domestic use
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Last updated: March 3, 2020


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