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Title: Hibiscus cannabinus feruloyl-CoA:monolignol transferase

Abstract

The invention relates to isolated nucleic acids encoding a feruloyl-CoA:monolignol transferase and feruloyl-CoA:monolignol transferase enzymes. The isolated nucleic acids and/or the enzymes enable incorporation of monolignol ferulates into the lignin of plants, where such monolignol ferulates include, for example, p-coumaryl ferulate, coniferyl ferulate, and/or sinapyl ferulate. The invention also includes methods and plants that include nucleic acids encoding a feruloyl-CoA:monolignol transferase enzyme and/or feruloyl-CoA:monolignol transferase enzymes.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Board of Trustees of Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1473689
Patent Number(s):
10,059,955
Application Number:
15/285,182
Assignee:
Board of Trustees of Michigan State University (East Lansing, MI); The University of British Columbia (Vancouver, CA); Wisconsin Alumni Resarch Foundation (Madison, WI) CHO
DOE Contract Number:  
FC02-07ER64494
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2016 Oct 04
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES; 37 INORGANIC, ORGANIC, PHYSICAL, AND ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY

Citation Formats

Wilkerson, Curtis, Ralph, John, Withers, Saunia, and Mansfield, Shawn D. Hibiscus cannabinus feruloyl-CoA:monolignol transferase. United States: N. p., 2018. Web.
Wilkerson, Curtis, Ralph, John, Withers, Saunia, & Mansfield, Shawn D. Hibiscus cannabinus feruloyl-CoA:monolignol transferase. United States.
Wilkerson, Curtis, Ralph, John, Withers, Saunia, and Mansfield, Shawn D. Tue . "Hibiscus cannabinus feruloyl-CoA:monolignol transferase". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1473689.
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