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Commodity: Cotton
Traits: Glyphosate tolerance,Kanamycin resistance
United States of America
Name of product applicant: Monsanto Company
Summary of application:
Trait 1 Added Protein: 5-Enolpyruvylshikimate-3-phosphate synthase (EPSPS)
Source: Agrobacterium sp. strain CP4
Intended Effect: Tolerance to the herbicide glyphosate
Date of authorization: 08/09/1995
Scope of authorization: Food and feed
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Organization/agency name (Full name):
Food and Drug Administration
Contact person name:
Jason Dietz
Physical full address:
5100 Paint Branch Parkway, College Park MD 20740
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Contact details of the competent authority(s) responsible for the safety assessment and the product applicant:
Food and Drug Administration (; Environmental Protection Agency