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Title: Stable, fertile, high polyhydroxyalkanoate producing plants and methods of producing them

Transgenic plants that produce high levels of polyhydroxybutyrate and methods of producing them are provided. In a preferred embodiment the transgenic plants are produced using plastid transformation technologies and utilize genes which are codon optimized. Stably transformed plants able to produce greater than 10% dwt PHS in tissues are also provided.
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Metabolix, Inc. (Cambridge, MA) IDO
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Patent File Date: 2010 Mar 05
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Metabolix, Inc., Cambridge, MA (United States)
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United States

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