Project Information

Reference Number 20000134
Project Title Effect of Bt Rice on Brown Planthopper in the IRRI Phytotron
Project Type Contained Use
Status N/A
Name of Institution International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), Los Baños, Laguna
Cooperating Institution N/A
Supervising IBC IRRI-IBC
Project Leader(s) Michael Cohen, Entomologist
Experimental Facility/Site IRRI, Philippines
Purpose / Objectives To know the effect of Bt rice on brown planthopper
Biosafety measures 1. Plants grown in the phytotron will be destroyed before the booting stage, so there is no chance of pollen release.
2. Plants and soil used in the experiments will be destroyed by incineration after use.
3. BPH will be kept in cages and destroyed by incineration after use.
Conditions for Approval N/A
Date Received 2000-01-24
Date of Approval 2000-07-07


Regulated Materials

Regulated Materials N/A
Source N/A
Subject Request of Dr. Brar for proposal endorsement
Requesting Party Dr. Brar, Chairman, IRRI- IBC
Action of NCBP Approved for implementation