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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Completed Consultations on Bioengineered Foods

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BNF No. 73

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Submission Date:  28-JUN-00
Developer Name:  Dow AgroSciences LLC
Developer Contact Information:  9330 Zionsville Rd; Indianapolis, IN 46268
Intended Use:  For use in human food and animal feed
Food:  Corn
Intended Effect:  Resistance to certain lepidopteran insects
Gene, Gene Product, or Gene Fragment:  Cry1F protein
Source:  Bacillus thuringiensis
Intended Effect:  Tolerance to the herbicide glufosinate-ammonium
Gene, Gene Product, or Gene Fragment:  Phosphinothricin acetyltransferase (PAT)
Source:  Streptomyces viridochromogenes
Designation:  1507
Contains a Plant-Incorporated Protectant?  Y
FDA Letter Date (select to view):  05/18/2001
FDA Memo Date (select to view):  06/08/2001