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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.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1735155
Patent Number(s):
10745707
Application Number:
16/221,838
Assignee:
Board of Trustees of Michigan State University (East Lansing, MI)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
C - CHEMISTRY C12 - BIOCHEMISTRY C12N - MICROORGANISMS OR ENZYMES
C - CHEMISTRY C12 - BIOCHEMISTRY C12Y - ENZYMES
DOE Contract Number:  
FC02-07ER64494; FG02-91ER20021
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 12/17/2018
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Brandizzi, Federica, Kim, Sang Jin, and Zemelis-Durfee, Starla. Digestibility of plant biomass. United States: N. p., 2020. Web.
Brandizzi, Federica, Kim, Sang Jin, & Zemelis-Durfee, Starla. Digestibility of plant biomass. United States.
Brandizzi, Federica, Kim, Sang Jin, and Zemelis-Durfee, Starla. Tue . "Digestibility of plant biomass". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1735155.
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year = {2020},
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Pectin Methylesterification Impacts the Relationship Between Photosynthesis and Plant Growth in Arabidopsis thaliana
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Digestibility of plant biomass
patent, February 2019


CGR2 and CGR3 have critical overlapping roles in pectin methylesterification and plant growth in Arabidopsis thaliana
journal, March 2015


Engineering the cell wall by reducing de-methyl-esterified homogalacturonan improves saccharification of plant tissues for bioconversion
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