Project Information

Reference Number 20070223
Project Title Introgression of Papaya Ringspot Virus (PRSV) Resistance into Transgenic Papaya with Delayed Ripening Trait and Field Testing Towards Commercialization
Project Type Contained Use
Status Completed
Name of Institution Institute of Plant Breeding, UPLB
Cooperating Institution none
Supervising IBC UPLB Institutional Biosafety Committee
Project Leader(s) Evelyn Mae Tecson Mendoza, Research Professor and Co-Project Leader, IPB-UPLB
Experimental Facility/Site Institute of Plant Breeding- Crop Science
Purpose / Objectives The proposed project focuses on the introgression of the papaya ringspot virus (PRSV) resistance trait into the transgenic papaya with delayed ripening trait and its conversion into a hybrid under a biosafety regime.
Biosafety measures N/A
Conditions for Approval N/A
Date Received 2007-10-09
Date of Approval 2007-11-10


Regulated Materials

Regulated Materials none
Source N/A
Subject For NCBP approval of the revised research proposal
Requesting Party Dr. Adelina A. Barrion, Chairman, UPLB-IBC
Action of NCBP Approved for implementation subject to compliance with the existing R&D guidelines on biosafety measures.