• Decrease font size
  • Return font size to normal
  • Increase font size
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Completed Consultations on Bioengineered Foods

  • Print
  • Share
  • E-mail

BNF No. 125

Return to Listing
Submission Date:  09-NOV-10
Developer Name:  Monsanto Company
Developer Contact Information:  800 North Lindbergh Boulevard
St. Louis, Missouri 63167
Intended Use:  For use in human food and animal feed
Food:  Soybean
Intended Effect:  Tolerance to the herbicide dicamba
Gene, Gene Product, or Gene Fragment:  dmo gene encoding a dicamba mono-oxygenase (DMO) precursor protein that is post-translationally processed into two isoforms
Source:  Stenotrophomonas maltophilia strain DI-6
Designation:  MON 87708 (MON-877Ø8-9)
Contains a Plant-Incorporated Protectant?  N
FDA Letter Date (select to view):  10/11/2011
FDA Memo Date (select to view):  09/06/2011