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Modified Organism
Potato transformed with PLRV viral coat protein
Record information and status
Record ID
Date of creation
2009-08-06 20:11 UTC (manoela.miranda@cbd.int)
Date of last update
2012-08-10 15:08 UTC (dina.abdelhakim@cbd.int)
Date of publication
2012-08-10 15:08 UTC (dina.abdelhakim@cbd.int)

Living Modified Organism identity
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LMO name
Potato transformed with PLRV viral coat protein
Transformation event
Centro de Ingenieria Genetica y Biotecnologia (CIGB)
PO Box 83
Sancti Spiritus
This LMO was transformed with a viral coat protein gene from the Potato leaf roll virus (PLRV) in order to introduce resistance to this virus in the LMO.
Recipient Organism or Parental Organisms
The term Recipient organism refers to an organism (either already modified or non-modified) that was subjected to genetic modification, whereas Parental organisms refers to those that were involved in cross breeding or cell fusion.
Solanum tuberosum - Potato, SOLTU
Characteristics of the transformation process
Introduced or modified genetic elements
Some of these genetic elements may be present as fragments or truncated forms. Please see notes below, where applicable.
PLRV Coat Protein - Potato leafroll virus - PLRV
Resistance to diseases and pests - Viruses - Potato leaf roll virus (PLRV)
Notes regarding the genetic elements introduced or modified in this LMO
No further information is available on this gene or LMO.
LMO characteristics
Modified traits
Common use(s)
  • Food