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Reference Number 19960062
Project Title Strain Improvement of Rhizobia for Tolerance to Environmental Stress
Project Type Contained Use
Status Terminated
Name of Institution National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (BIOTECH),University of the Philippines Los Banos, College, Laguna,049-536-2721; 536-2724
Cooperating Institution N/A
Supervising IBC UPLB-IBC
Project Leader(s) Erlinda Paterno, Professor
Experimental Facility/Site BIOTECH-UPLB, Laguna
Purpose / Objectives 1. To provide insight into the molecular basis of stress resistance using recombinant DNA and associated techniques.
2. To improve tolerance of rhizobial strains to environmental stresses through genetic engineering techniques.
3. To evaluate symbiotic effectiveness of improved rhizobial strains.
Biosafety measures 1. Containment capabilities
2. Sterilization procedures
3. Personnel awareness of biosafety procedures
4. Labeling/ designation of “risk” areas
5. Decontamination facilities
Conditions for Approval N/A
Date Received 1996-07-16
Date of Approval 1996-09-23

 


Regulated Materials


Regulated Materials Following rhizobial strains, TAL169, 209, 420 and other strains with designation of TAL and NC92, NC123, and 3G4b20
Source 1. NifTAL, University of Hawaii; 2. North Carolina State University
Subject Request of Dr. Erlinda Paterno to import the following rhizobial strains, TAL169, 209, 420 and other strains with designation of TAL and NC92, NC123, and 3G4b20
Requesting Party Dr. Erlinda Paterno,Professor,National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (BIOTECH)
Action of NCBP Approved for Implementation

For issuance of permit to import following rhizobial strains, TAL169, 209, 420 and other strains with designation of TAL and NC92, NC123, and 3G4b20 by the Plant Quarantine Services, Bureau of Plant Industry