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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Completed Consultations on Bioengineered Foods

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BNF No. 2

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Submission Date:  26-AUG-94
Developer Name:  Monsanto Company
Developer Contact Information:  800 N. Lindbergh Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63167
Intended Use:  For use in human food
Food:  Tomato
Intended Effect:  Delayed softening due to reduced ethylene synthesis
Gene, Gene Product, or Gene Fragment:  1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylic acid deaminase (ACCD)
Source:  Pseudomonas chlororaphis
Designation:  8338
Contains a Plant-Incorporated Protectant?  N
FDA Letter Date (select to view):  04/05/1995
FDA Memo Date (select to view):  09/21/1994