skip to main content
OSTI.GOV title logo U.S. Department of Energy
Office of Scientific and Technical Information

Title: Genes encoding novel lipid transporters and their use to increase oil production in vegetative tissues of plants

Abstract

The present invention discloses a novel gene encoding a transporter protein trigalactosyldiacylglycerol-5 (TGD5), mutations thereof and their use to enhance TAG production and retention in plant vegetative tissue.

Inventors:
; ; ;
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), Upton, NY (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1414932
Patent Number(s):
9,850,291
Application Number:
14/719,486
Assignee:
Brookhaven Science Associates, LLC (Upton, NY) BNL
DOE Contract Number:  
AC02-98CH10886; SC0012704
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2015 May 22
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Citation Formats

Xu, Changcheng, Fan, Jilian, Yan, Chengshi, and Shanklin, John. Genes encoding novel lipid transporters and their use to increase oil production in vegetative tissues of plants. United States: N. p., 2017. Web.
Xu, Changcheng, Fan, Jilian, Yan, Chengshi, & Shanklin, John. Genes encoding novel lipid transporters and their use to increase oil production in vegetative tissues of plants. United States.
Xu, Changcheng, Fan, Jilian, Yan, Chengshi, and Shanklin, John. Tue . "Genes encoding novel lipid transporters and their use to increase oil production in vegetative tissues of plants". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1414932.
@article{osti_1414932,
title = {Genes encoding novel lipid transporters and their use to increase oil production in vegetative tissues of plants},
author = {Xu, Changcheng and Fan, Jilian and Yan, Chengshi and Shanklin, John},
abstractNote = {The present invention discloses a novel gene encoding a transporter protein trigalactosyldiacylglycerol-5 (TGD5), mutations thereof and their use to enhance TAG production and retention in plant vegetative tissue.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {Tue Dec 26 00:00:00 EST 2017},
month = {Tue Dec 26 00:00:00 EST 2017}
}

Patent:

Save / Share:

Works referenced in this record:

A phosphatidic acid-binding protein of the chloroplast inner envelope membrane involved in lipid trafficking
journal, July 2006

  • Awai, K.; Xu, C.; Tamot, B.
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 103, Issue 28, p. 10817-10822
  • DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0602754103

Plant triacylglycerols as feedstocks for the production of biofuels
journal, May 2008


A Small ATPase Protein of Arabidopsis, TGD3, Involved in Chloroplast Lipid Import
journal, October 2007

  • Lu, Binbin; Xu, Changcheng; Awai, Koichiro
  • Journal of Biological Chemistry, Vol. 282, Issue 49, p. 35945-35953
  • DOI: 10.1074/jbc.M704063200

Lipid turnover during senescence
journal, May 2013


Lipid Trafficking between the Endoplasmic Reticulum and the Plastid in Arabidopsis Requires the Extraplastidic TGD4 Protein
journal, August 2008


Mutation of the TGD1 Chloroplast Envelope Protein Affects Phosphatidate Metabolism in Arabidopsis
journal, November 2005

  • Xu, Changcheng; Fan, Jilian; Froehlich, John E.
  • The Plant Cell, Vol. 17, Issue 11, p. 3094-3110
  • DOI: 10.1105/tpc.105.035592