Zea mays Linnaeus (ATCC® 209542)

Strain Designations: NP993  /  Product Format: dried

Strain Designations NP993
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Yellow dent corn
Inbred corn line
Suitable male parental line in crosses for producing F1 hybrid corn
Adapted to north central USA
resistant to: gray leaf spot (Cercospora zeae-maydis)
resistant to: southern leaf blight (Bipolaris maydis)
resistant to: northern leaf blight (Exserohilum turcicum)
Name of Depositor Novartis Corp.
derived from hybrid P3737

Howell ME. Inbred corn line NP 993. US Patent 5,817,914 dated Oct 6 1998