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BNF No. 162




Developer: Nuseed Americas Inc.
1000 Burr Ridge Parkway
Burr Ridge, IL 60527
Trait(s): Change in composition (oil - production of certain long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids)
Herbicide tolerance (glufosinate ammonium)
Submission Date : Apr 25, 2017
Introduced Protein: Fatty acid desaturases (delta-12, omega-3/delta-15, delta-6, delta-5, and delta-4)
(source): Lachancea kluyveri, Pichia pastoris, Micromonas pusilla, Pavlova salina
Introduced Protein 2: Fatty acid elongases (delta-6 and delta-5)
(source): Pyramimonas cordata
Introduced Protein 3: Phosphinothricin N-acetyltransferase (PAT)
(source): Streptomyces viridochromogenes
Contains EPA-regulated trait: No
FDA's Memo(s): Human Food Use - CFSAN
(PDF, 194 kB)
Mar 24, 2022
Animal Food Use - CVM
(PDF, 290 kB)
Mar 23, 2022
FDA's letter: Human and Animal Food
(PDF, 319 kB)
Completion date: Mar 25, 2022