Basic Information                  
Event MS8
OECD UI ACS-BNØØ5-8
Trade Name InVigor Canola
Species Brassica napus (Argentine Canola)
Introduced Trait Herbicide Tolerant, Male Sterility
Transformation Method
Transformation Vector pTHW107
Developer Bayer CropScience (Aventis CropScience(AgrEvo))
Introduced Elements
All Known Sequence:
    Molecular Characterization

MS8: 1 insertion (1 copy of T-DNA), Contains barnase and bar gene cassettes, no sequences outside RB and LB are found in the genome.

Nucleic Acid - Based Method
For Exogenous Gene:
StrategyMethod TypePrimer NameAmpliconProbe TypeValidation InfoStandard
Event-SpecificQualitativeRMS8-F / RMS8-R159bpNational
QuantitativeMs8-LB3 / Ms8-LB4110bpTaqMan
KVM085 / HCA048UnknownTaqManYes
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For Endogenous Reference Gene:
Acc. No: X77576 Copy No (haploid): 2-3
Acc. No: AF127919 Copy No (haploid): 1
Acc. No: X59294 Copy No (haploid):
Acc. No: Copy No (haploid):
phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase Acc. No: GQ227671 Copy No (haploid):
Protein - Based Method
Certified Reference Materials
Cat. No. Name Average SD
AOCS 0306-F Ms8 canola % %
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Reference Molecules:
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