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Title: Feruloyl-CoA:monolignol transferase

Abstract

The invention relates to nucleic acids encoding a feruloyl-CoA:monolignol transferase and the feruloyl-CoA:monolignol transferase enzyme that enables incorporation of monolignol ferulates, for example, including p-coumaryl ferulate, coniferyl ferulate, and sinapyl ferulate, into the lignin of plants.

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Research Org.:
Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1331325
Patent Number(s):
9487794
Application Number:
13/811,855
Assignee:
Board of Trustees of Michigan State University (East Lansing, MI)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
C - CHEMISTRY C08 - ORGANIC MACROMOLECULAR COMPOUNDS C08H - DERIVATIVES OF NATURAL MACROMOLECULAR COMPOUNDS
C - CHEMISTRY C12 - BIOCHEMISTRY C12Y - ENZYMES
DOE Contract Number:  
FC02-07ER64494
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2011 Jul 22
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Citation Formats

Wilkerson, Curtis, Ralph, John, Withers, Saunia, and Mansfield, Shawn D. Feruloyl-CoA:monolignol transferase. United States: N. p., 2016. Web.
Wilkerson, Curtis, Ralph, John, Withers, Saunia, & Mansfield, Shawn D. Feruloyl-CoA:monolignol transferase. United States.
Wilkerson, Curtis, Ralph, John, Withers, Saunia, and Mansfield, Shawn D. Tue . "Feruloyl-CoA:monolignol transferase". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1331325.
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