hybrid aspen with altered growth rate (ArborGen, GMTree-853)

GMTW-853 , updated 19 Jan 2011

Links & documents

Tree species

Populus hybrid
aspen hybrid
Populus trema hybrids
hybrid aspen

Genetic modification

Notifier & developers

ArborGen USA

USA 2010-19

2010 - 2013
21.7
unknown
Alabama (AL)
Mississippi (MS)
South Carolina (SC)
2011 - 2014
20
unknown
Washington (WA)
2010
2.25
unknown
Georgia (GA)
Minnesota (MN)
Virginia (VA)

USA 2000-09

2007 - 2008
0.25
unknown
South Carolina (SC)
2007 - 2008
1.2
unknown
South Carolina (SC)
2008 - 2011
97.5
unknown
Alabama (AL)
Mississippi (MS)
South Carolina (SC)
2008 - 2009
0.02
unknown
South Carolina (SC)
2008 - 2009
0.2
unknown
South Carolina (SC)

Detailed description

According to the ISB database ArboGen released several time a "hybrid aspen with altered growth rate." No other traits are mentioned and the introduced genes are not disclosed as CBI (confidential business information).
Based on this limited information it can be assumed that this is the same GM event, but it also might include several different GM events with this trait.