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Title: Base oils and methods for making the same

Provided herein are isoparaffins derived from hydrocarbon terpenes such as myrcene, ocimene and farnesene, and methods for making the same. In certain variations, the isoparaffins have utility as lubricant base stocks.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1416728
Assignee:
AMYRIS, INC. (Emeryville, CA) DOEEE
Patent Number(s):
9,862,906
Application Number:
14/112,238
Contract Number:
EE0002869
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2012 Feb 13
Research Org:
Amyris, Inc., Emeryville, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
37 INORGANIC, ORGANIC, PHYSICAL, AND ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY; 36 MATERIALS SCIENCE

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