fungi and bacteria resistant Elstar apple

GMTW-2056 , updated 10 Sep 2010

Tree species

Malus domestica
apple
Elstar

Genetic modification

Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated transformation

Notifier & developers

Trial locations

Europe

2003 - 2023
1 ha (Dresden) and 0.2 ha (Queddlinburg)
unknown
Dresden
Queddlinburg

Detailed description

The notification report lists a seven different cultivars and eight different plasmids, but it is unclear which plasmid was inserted into which cultivars.
The plasmids as transgenic construct are therefore only linked to modified apple, not to the individual cultivar until clarification is found.