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Title: Methods for high yield production of terpenes

Abstract

Provided are enhanced high yield production systems for producing terpenes in plants via the expression of fusion proteins comprising various combinations of geranyl diphosphate synthase large and small subunits and limonene synthases. Also provided are engineered oilseed plants that accumulate monoterpene and sesquiterpene hydrocarbons in their seeds, as well as methods for producing such plants, providing a system for rapidly engineering oilseed crop production platforms for terpene-based biofuels.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, St. Louis, MO (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1338062
Patent Number(s):
9,534,227
Application Number:
13/893,105
Assignee:
Donald Danforth Plant Science Center (St. Louis, MO) EFRC
DOE Contract Number:  
SC0001295
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2013 May 13
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
09 BIOMASS FUELS; 59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Citation Formats

Kutchan, Toni, Higashi, Yasuhiro, and Feng, Xiaohong. Methods for high yield production of terpenes. United States: N. p., 2017. Web.
Kutchan, Toni, Higashi, Yasuhiro, & Feng, Xiaohong. Methods for high yield production of terpenes. United States.
Kutchan, Toni, Higashi, Yasuhiro, and Feng, Xiaohong. Tue . "Methods for high yield production of terpenes". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1338062.
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abstractNote = {Provided are enhanced high yield production systems for producing terpenes in plants via the expression of fusion proteins comprising various combinations of geranyl diphosphate synthase large and small subunits and limonene synthases. Also provided are engineered oilseed plants that accumulate monoterpene and sesquiterpene hydrocarbons in their seeds, as well as methods for producing such plants, providing a system for rapidly engineering oilseed crop production platforms for terpene-based biofuels.},
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place = {United States},
year = {Tue Jan 03 00:00:00 EST 2017},
month = {Tue Jan 03 00:00:00 EST 2017}
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