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CDC-FLØØ1-2
Transformation EventCDC Triffid
Trade NameTRIFFID FLAX
ApplicantUniversity of Saskatchewan
Organism Common NamesFlax,
Linseed
Organism Scientific NamesLinum usitatissimum
Centre of Origin and Diversity
Food and Feed Safety Issues
Methods for safe handling
Additional Information
TraitsKanamycin resistance,
Sulfonylurea tolerance
Genesals,
neomycin phosphotransferase II (npt II)

Canada
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
May 08, 1996FeedCanadian Food Inspection Agency - Animal Feed DivisionDD98-24
February 16, 1998FoodHealth Canada - GM Foods and Other Novel FoodsFD/OFB-098-047-A
May 08, 1996Unconfined PlantingCanadian Food Inspection Agency - Plant Biosafety OfficeDD98-24

United States of America
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
May 15, 1998FeedFood and Drug Administration (USFDA)BNF50
May 15, 1998FoodFood and Drug Administration (USFDA)BNF50
May 19, 1999Unconfined PlantingDepartment of Agriculture (USDA)99-002-2

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