Gene: NtQPT1 (antisense)

Gene Source: Nicotiana tabacum 
Product: antisense RNA of quinolinic acid phosphoribosyltransferase (QPTase) gene; no functional QPTase enzyme is produced
Function: suppresses the transcription of the QPTase gene, thereby reducing the production of nicotinic acid, a precursor for nicotine

GM Trait: Nicotine reduction

Events with gene NtQPT1 (antisense)

Event Name and Code Trade Name
Tobacco - Nicotiana tabacum L. :
Name: Vector 21-41
Code: not available
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