Project Information

Reference Number 20030169
Project Title Bioefficacy Test of Insect Resistant Maize (Event 3243M) for Lepitopterous Pests of Corn under Screenhouse and Laboratory Conditions
Project Type Contained Use
Status Completed
Name of Institution University of the Philippines-Mindanao
Cooperating Institution Syngenta Philippines, Inc.
Project Leader(s) Eufemio Rasco, Jr.
Experimental Facility/Site UP Mindanao, Davao City, Philippines
Purpose / Objectives To test the efficacy of Event 3243M corn containing the full length gene cryIA(b) against the ACB under greenhouse condition.
Biosafety measures 1. All seed parts will be properly disposed by autoclaving or incinerating. None of the seeds will be kept nor used in any manner.
2. All experimental plant materials including, plant parts and seeds, will be incinerated/buried at the termination of the experiment.
Conditions for Approval N/A
Date Received 2003-05-16
Date of Approval 2003-06-04


Regulated Materials

Regulated Materials hybrid corn seeds
Source Hawaii
Subject Request of Dr. Dulce Flores for permit to import hybrid corn seeds
Requesting Party Dr. Dulce Flores, Chairperson, UP Mindanao-IBC
Action of NCBP Approved for implementation

For issuance of permit to import hybrid corn seeds by the Plant Quarantine Services, Bureau of Plant Industry