skip to main content
DOE Patents title logo U.S. Department of Energy
Office of Scientific and Technical Information

Title: Methods for increasing the yield of fermentable sugars from plant stover

Abstract

Methods for increasing yield of fermentable sugars from plant stover are provided. The methods include using plants homozygous for two brown midrib mutations, bm1 and bm3. The methods also include using plants homozygous for a mutation in a gene that results in reduced cinnamyl alcohol dehydrogenase activity, and a mutation in a gene that results in reduced 5 -hydroxyconiferaldehyde/5-hydroxyconiferyl alcohol O-methyltransferase activity. The methods also include using transgenic plants that have reduced cinnamyl alcohol dehydrogenase activity and reduced 5 -hydroxyconiferaldehyde/5-hydroxyconiferyl alcohol O-methyltransferase activity in comparison with wild-type plants.

Inventors:
; ;
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Purdue Research Foundation, West Lafayette, IN (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1531685
Patent Number(s):
7,968,764
Application Number:
11/416,006
Assignee:
Purdue Research Foundation (West Lafayette, IN)
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2006-05-02
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES; 09 BIOMASS FUELS

Citation Formats

Vermerris, Willem Evert, Ladisch, Michael R., and Mosier, Nathan S. Methods for increasing the yield of fermentable sugars from plant stover. United States: N. p., 2011. Web.
Vermerris, Willem Evert, Ladisch, Michael R., & Mosier, Nathan S. Methods for increasing the yield of fermentable sugars from plant stover. United States.
Vermerris, Willem Evert, Ladisch, Michael R., and Mosier, Nathan S. Tue . "Methods for increasing the yield of fermentable sugars from plant stover". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1531685.
@article{osti_1531685,
title = {Methods for increasing the yield of fermentable sugars from plant stover},
author = {Vermerris, Willem Evert and Ladisch, Michael R. and Mosier, Nathan S.},
abstractNote = {Methods for increasing yield of fermentable sugars from plant stover are provided. The methods include using plants homozygous for two brown midrib mutations, bm1 and bm3. The methods also include using plants homozygous for a mutation in a gene that results in reduced cinnamyl alcohol dehydrogenase activity, and a mutation in a gene that results in reduced 5 -hydroxyconiferaldehyde/5-hydroxyconiferyl alcohol O-methyltransferase activity. The methods also include using transgenic plants that have reduced cinnamyl alcohol dehydrogenase activity and reduced 5 -hydroxyconiferaldehyde/5-hydroxyconiferyl alcohol O-methyltransferase activity in comparison with wild-type plants.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {2011},
month = {6}
}

Patent:

Save / Share:

Works referenced in this record:

Particle-mediated transformation of soybean plants and lines
patent, May 1991


Soybean variety 95B41
patent, September 1999


Expression of wild type and mutant glutamine synthetase in foreign hosts
patent, December 1990


Glyphosate-resistant plants
patent, July 1990


Nematode control with proteinase inhibitors
patent, February 1996


Propagating multiple whole fertile plants from immature leguminous
patent, April 1991


Soybean variety 91B64
patent, November 1999


Method of Agrobacterium-mediated transformation of cultured soybean cells
patent, October 1996


Transformation, somatic embryogenesis and whole plant regeneration method for Glycine species
patent, June 1991


Soybean transformation by microparticle bombardment
patent, June 1994


Enhanced milk production in dairy cattle
patent, June 1998


Soybean variety 95B33
patent, October 1999


Transgenic plants as an alternative source of lignocellulosic-degrading enzymes
patent, November 2004


    Works referencing / citing this record:

    Methods for increasing the yield of fermentable sugars from plant stover
    patent, December 2014