Basic Information                  
Event MS8
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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