Event Name: MLS 9124

Event Code : not available
Trade Name:
not available

Crop: Gossypium hirsutum L. - Cotton

Developer: Metahelix Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd (India)

Method of Trait Introduction: Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated plant transformation

GM Traits: Lepidopteran insect resistance , Antibiotic resistance

Commercial Trait: (SingularInsect Resistance (IR)


Basic Genetic Modification

Gene Introduced Gene Source Product Function
cry1C synthetic gene derived from Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1C delta-endotoxin confers resistance to lepidopteran insects, specifically Spodoptera
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

Last updated: April 24, 2019


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