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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Completed Consultations on Bioengineered Foods

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BNF No. 7

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Submission Date:  16-SEP-94
Developer Name:  DNA Plant Technology
Developer Contact Information:  6701 San Pablo Avenue; Oakland, CA 94608
Intended Use:  For use in human food
Food:  Tomato
Intended Effect:  Delayed ripening due to reduced ethylene synthesis
Gene, Gene Product, or Gene Fragment:  A fragment of the gene encoding amino cyclopropane carboxylic acid synthase (ACCS) to suppress the endogenous ACCS enzyme
Source:  Tomato
Designation:  1345-4
Contains a Plant-Incorporated Protectant?  N
FDA Letter Date (select to view):  04/05/1995
FDA Memo Date (select to view):  10/04/1994