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Title: Methods for high yield production of terpenes

Provided are enhanced high yield production systems for producing terpenes in plants via the expression of fusion proteins comprising various combinations of geranyl diphosphate synthase large and small subunits and limonene synthases. Also provided are engineered oilseed plants that accumulate monoterpene and sesquiterpene hydrocarbons in their seeds, as well as methods for producing such plants, providing a system for rapidly engineering oilseed crop production platforms for terpene-based biofuels.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1338062
Assignee:
Donald Danforth Plant Science Center (St. Louis, MO) EFRC
Patent Number(s):
9,534,227
Application Number:
13/893,105
Contract Number:
SC0001295
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2013 May 13
Research Org:
Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, St. Louis, MO (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
09 BIOMASS FUELS; 59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

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