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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. 107


Submission Date: Aug 13, 2006
Developer Name: Monsanto Company
Developer Contact Information: 800 N. Lindbergh Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63167
Intended Use: For use in human food and animal feed
Trait 1 Added Protein or DNA: Cry1A.105
Source: Bacillus thuringiensis subspp. aizawai and kurstaki
Intended Effect: Resistance to lepidopteran insects
Trait 2 Added Protein or DNA: Cry2Ab2
Source: Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. kurstaki
Intended Effect: Resistance to lepidopteran insects
Requires EPA Review?*: Yes
Event Designation: MON 89034
Unique Identifier: MON-89034-3
FDA Letter Date
(select to view letter):
Aug 8, 2007
FDA Memo Date
(select to view memo):
Jul 25, 2007
*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.