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Title: Digestibility of plant biomass

Abstract

Plants described herein have increased biomass and are more readily digested into fermentable sugars when the plants express increased levels of one or more types of CGR2 and/or CGR3 enzymes.

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Research Org.:
Board of Trustees of Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1502837
Patent Number(s):
10,202,614
Application Number:
14/901,904
Assignee:
Board of Trustees of Michigan State University (East Lansing, MI)
DOE Contract Number:  
FG02-91ER20021
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2014 Jun 27
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES; 09 BIOMASS FUELS

Citation Formats

Brandizzi, Federica, Wilkerson, Curtis, Kim, Sang Jin, and Held, Michael. Digestibility of plant biomass. United States: N. p., 2019. Web.
Brandizzi, Federica, Wilkerson, Curtis, Kim, Sang Jin, & Held, Michael. Digestibility of plant biomass. United States.
Brandizzi, Federica, Wilkerson, Curtis, Kim, Sang Jin, and Held, Michael. Tue . "Digestibility of plant biomass". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1502837.
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