The information submitted in the “Genetic element (GENE)” common format refers to genomic sequences, such as genes, regulatory DNA sequences and other nucleic acids used to create a living modified organism.
Use the GENE common format to submit information on introduced genetic elements, including donor organism, type of genetic element, biological function and biotechnological trait(s).
This record may be submitted online by any registered BCH user, but its accuracy and completeness must be validated by the Secretariat prior to its publication.
Please fill in the “Submission form” and complete the fields according to the instructions.
Certain fields are mandatory and indicated with an asterisk (*). The “Review” of the form will highlight the mandatory fields that need to be filled before the record can be published. The record can be saved as a draft. Frequently saving your records is recommended, especially, in case of intermittent internet connections.
You may also download and complete the offline common format, available in MS Word format, in your preferred language to assist you in gathering and organizing information prior to submitting it online.