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Reference Number 19970082
Project Title Evaluation of Transgenic Corn Hybrids Against Asiatic Corn Borer (Ostrinia furnacalis Guenee)
Project Type Contained Use
Status N/A
Name of Institution Institute of Plant Breeding (IPB), UPLB College, Laguna
Cooperating Institution International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) College, Laguna
Supervising IBC UPLB- IBC and IRRI-IBC
Project Leader(s) Eduardo C. Fernandez, Entomologist
Experimental Facility/Site Philippines (IRRI)
Purpose / Objectives To determine the degree of resistance of the transgenic corn hybrids that has been widely commercialized in the US.
Biosafety measures 1. All experimental materials, including plants, plant parts, seeds and growing medium will be autoclaved and/ or incinerated at the termination of the experiment.
2. The chamber where the materials were grown will be decontaminated, following standard protocols in the CL4 facility.
Conditions for Approval N/A
Date Received 1997-08-18
Date of Approval 1997-09-10

 


Regulated Materials


Regulated Materials two elite Cargil single cross hybrids; 7997E2RABT and 7770E2RABT
Source Cargill, USA
Subject Letter of Dr. Ida Dalmacio endorsing for consideration and recommendation for permit to import two elite Cargil single cross hybrids; 7997E2RABT and 7770E2RABT
Requesting Party Dr. Ida Dalmacio, Chairperson, UPLB-IBC
Action of NCBP Approved for implementation

For issuance of permit to import two elite Cargil single cross hybrids; 7997E2RABT and 7770E2RABT by the Plant Quarantine Services, Bureau of Plant Industry