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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. 45


Submission Date: May 20, 1997
Developer Name1: Bejo Zaden BV
Developer Contact Information: P.O. Box 50
Trambaan 1
1749 ZH Warmenhuizen
The Netherlands
Intended Use: For use in human food
Trait 1 Added Protein or DNA: Barnase
Source: Bacillus amyloliquefaciens
Intended Effect: Male sterility
Trait 2 Added Protein or DNA: Phosphinothricin acetyltransferase (PAT)
Source: Streptomyces hygroscopicus
Intended Effect: Tolerance to the herbicide glufosinate-ammonium
Requires EPA Review?*: No
Event Designation: RM3-4
Unique Identifier: N/A
FDA Letter Date
(select to view letter):
Oct 22, 1997
FDA Memo Date
(select to view memo):
Oct 16, 1997
*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