Project Information

Reference Number 20030184
Project Title Evaluation of Corn Hybrid 1507xNK603 Obtained by Traditional Cross-breeding of Two Transgenic Parents, One Containing Event TC1507 Expressing the Cry1F Protein from Bacillus thuringiensis var. aizawai for Resistance to the Asiatic Corn Borer, Ostrinia fu
Project Type Contained Use
Status Completed and Terminated
Name of Institution PIONEER HI-BRED PHILS., INC. - IBC
Cooperating Institution none
Project Leader(s) Samuel Dalmacio, Plant Pathologist, Pioneer Overseas Corporation
Experimental Facility/Site Philippines
Purpose / Objectives Pioneer Hi-Bred Philippines, Inc.
Biosafety measures 1. Containment capabilities
2. Sterilization Procedures
3. Personnel awareness of biosafety procedures
4. Labeling/ designation of “risk” areas
5. Decontamination facilities
6.“Biosafetiness” of equipment
7. All experimental materials, including plants/ plant parts, seeds, and growing medium will be boiled and/ or incinerated/ buried at the termination of the experiment.
8. The screen house where the materials were grown will be decontaminated.
Conditions for Approval N/A
Date Received 2003-00-29
Date of Approval 2004-01-13


Regulated Materials

Regulated Materials Stack hybrid seeds (1507xNK603) and the non- TC-1507x non- NK603
Source Pioneer Hi-Bred International, USA
Subject Request of Mr. Emmanuel Serrano for permit to import stack hybrid seeds (1507xNK603) and the non- TC-1507x non-NK603
Requesting Party Mr. Emmanuel Serrano
Action of NCBP Approved for implementation

For issuance of permit to import stack hybrid seeds (1507xNK603) and the non- TC-1507x non- NK603 by the Plant Quarantine Services, Bureau of Plant Industry