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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Consultations on Food from New Plant Varieties

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BNF No. 148


Submission Date: May 25, 2015
Developer Name1: Monsanto Company
Developer Contact Information: 800 N. Lindbergh Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63167
Intended Use: Use in human food and animal feed
Trait 1 Added Protein or DNA: Dicamba monooxygenase (DMO protein)
Source: Stenotrophomonas maltophilia
Intended Effect: Tolerance to the herbicide dicamba
Trait 2 Added Protein or DNA: Phosphinothrycin N-acetyltransferase (PAT protein)
Source: Streptomyces viridochromogenes
Intended Effect: Tolerance to the herbicide glufosinate ammonium
Event Designation: MON 87419
Unique Identifier: MON-87419-8
FDA Letter Date
(select to view letter):
Mar 11, 2016
FDA Memo Date
(select to view memo):
Mar 3, 2016
*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.
1 At the time of conclusion of the consultation