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

Abstract

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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Research Org.:
Metabolix, Inc., Cambridge, MA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1207282
Patent Number(s):
9,096,861
Application Number:
12/718,498
Assignee:
Metabolix, Inc. (Cambridge, MA)
DOE Contract Number:  
FC07-01ID14214
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2010 Mar 05
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Citation Formats

Bohmert-Tatarev, Karen, McAvoy, Susan, Peoples, Oliver P., and Snell, Kristi D. Stable, fertile, high polyhydroxyalkanoate producing plants and methods of producing them. United States: N. p., 2015. Web.
Bohmert-Tatarev, Karen, McAvoy, Susan, Peoples, Oliver P., & Snell, Kristi D. Stable, fertile, high polyhydroxyalkanoate producing plants and methods of producing them. United States.
Bohmert-Tatarev, Karen, McAvoy, Susan, Peoples, Oliver P., and Snell, Kristi D. Tue . "Stable, fertile, high polyhydroxyalkanoate producing plants and methods of producing them". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1207282.
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