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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Consultations on Food from New Plant Varieties

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BNF No. 154

Fuji apple

Submission Date: Apr 11, 2016
Developer Name1: Okanagan Specialty Fruits, Inc.
Developer Contact Information: P.O. Box 1533
Summerland, BC V0H 1Z0
Intended Use: Use in human and animal food
Trait 1 Added Protein or DNA: Gene segments from four genes encoding polyphenol oxidases
Source: Malus x domestica
Intended Effect: Reduced enzymatic browning and bruising
Event Designation: NF872
Unique Identifier: OKA-NBØØ3-1
FDA Letter Date
(select to view letter):
Apr 25, 20196
(PDF, 69 kB)
FDA Memo Date
(select to view memo):
Apr 24, 20197
(PDF, 137 kB)
*Plant-incorporated protectants are pesticidal substances produced by plants and the genetic material necessary for the plant to produce the substance. The DNA encoding the substances and the pesticidal substances are regulated by EPA.
1 At the time of conclusion of the consultation