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Title: Genes encoding novel lipid transporters and their use to increase oil production in vegetative tissues of plants

Abstract

The present invention discloses a novel gene encoding a transporter protein trigalactosyldiacylglycerol-5 (TGD5), mutations thereof and their use to enhance TAG production and retention in plant vegetative tissue.

Inventors:
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Research Org.:
Brookhaven National Lab. (BNL), Upton, NY (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1414932
Patent Number(s):
9850291
Application Number:
14/719,486
Assignee:
Brookhaven Science Associates, LLC (Upton, NY)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
C - CHEMISTRY C07 - ORGANIC CHEMISTRY C07K - PEPTIDES
C - CHEMISTRY C12 - BIOCHEMISTRY C12N - MICROORGANISMS OR ENZYMES
DOE Contract Number:  
AC02-98CH10886; SC0012704
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2015 May 22
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Citation Formats

Xu, Changcheng, Fan, Jilian, Yan, Chengshi, and Shanklin, John. Genes encoding novel lipid transporters and their use to increase oil production in vegetative tissues of plants. United States: N. p., 2017. Web.
Xu, Changcheng, Fan, Jilian, Yan, Chengshi, & Shanklin, John. Genes encoding novel lipid transporters and their use to increase oil production in vegetative tissues of plants. United States.
Xu, Changcheng, Fan, Jilian, Yan, Chengshi, and Shanklin, John. Tue . "Genes encoding novel lipid transporters and their use to increase oil production in vegetative tissues of plants". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1414932.
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