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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Biotechnology Consultations on Food from GE Plant Varieties

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BNF No. 136

Corn

Submission Date: Dec 22, 2011
Developer Name: Pioneer Hi-Bred
Developer Contact Information: DuPont Experimental Station, E353/305C
P.O. Box 80353
Wilmington, DE 19880-0353
Intended Use: For use in human food and animal feed
Trait 2 Added Protein or DNA: Cry1F
Source: Bacillus thuringiensis var aizawai
Intended Effect: Resistance to certain Lepidopteran and Coleopteran insects
Trait 2 Added Protein or DNA: Cry34Ab1 and Cry34Ab2 proteins
Source: Bacillus thuringiensis strain PS149B1
Intended Effect: Resistance to certain Lepidopteran and Coleopteran insects
Trait 3 Added Protein or DNA: pat gene encoding the phosphinothricin acetyl transferase (PAT) protein
Source: Streptomyces viridochromogenes
Intended Effect: Tolerance to glufosinate-ammonium herbicides
Requires EPA Review?*: Yes
Event Designation: Event 4114
Unique Identifier code: DP-004114-3
FDA Letter Date
(select to view letter):
Mar 25, 2013
FDA Memo Date
(select to view memo):
Mar 20, 2013
*Plant-incorporated protectants are pesticidal substances produced by plants and the genetic material necessary for the plant to produce the substance. The DNA encoding the substances and the pesticidal substances are regulated by EPA.
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