the ActGene Technology Act 2000
APVMAAustralian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority
AQISAustralian Quarantine and Inspection Service
blaβ-lactamase
BSESBSES Limited, formerly the Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations
CCIConfidential Commercial Information as declared under section 185 of the Gene Technology Act 2000
CCScommercial cane sugar
DIRDealings Involving intentional Release
DNADeoxyribonucleic acid
DREDrought responsive element
ESTExpressed sequence tag
FSANZFood Standards Australia New Zealand (formerly ANZFA)
GMGenetically Modified
GMOGenetically Modified Organism
GTTACGene Technology Technical Advisory Committee
haHectare
HGTHorizontal gene transfer
HvGA20oxHordeum vulgare gibberellin 20-oxidase
LGALocal government area
mmetre
mmmillimetre
mRNAMessenger Ribonucleic Acid
NHMRCNational Health and Medical Research Council
NICNASNational Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme
NosNopaline synthase
nptIINeomycin phosphotransferase II
OcsOctopine synthase
OGTROffice of the Gene Technology Regulator
OsDREB1AOryza sativa Drought-responsive element-binding protein1A
OsTB1Oryza sativa Teosinte branched1
PC2Physical containment level 2
PcGA2ox-1Phaseolus coccineus gibberellin 2-oxidase-1
PCRPolymerase Chain Reaction
PRPromoter
RARMPRisk Assessment and Risk Management Plan
RbcSRubisco small subunit
the RegulationsGene Technology Regulations 2001
the RegulatorGene Technology Regulator
RNAiRNA interference
Rubiscoribulose-15-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase
SASugar accumulation gene
ShTB1Saccharum hybrid Teosinte branched1
T-DNATransfer DNA
TGATherapeutic Goods Administration
TmlTumour morphology large
Ubi1Ubiquitin1
uidAβ-glucuronidase
US EPAUnited States Environmental Protection Agency
VPEVacuole processing enzyme
WUEWater use efficiency gene
ZmDof1Zea mays DNA-binding with one finger 1