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Title: Method for using a yeast alpha-amylase promoter

Abstract

The present invention provides the promoter clone discovery of an alpha-amylase gene of a starch utilizing yeast strain Schwanniomyces castellii. The isolated alpha-amylase promoter is an inducible promoter, which can regulate strong gene expression in starch culture medium.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2];  [3];  [4]
  1. Richland, WA
  2. Pendleton, OR
  3. Kennewick, WA
  4. Pasco, WA
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
921317
Patent Number(s):
6551798
Application Number:
09/921,942
Assignee:
Battelle Memorial Institute (Richland, WA)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
C - CHEMISTRY C12 - BIOCHEMISTRY C12N - MICROORGANISMS OR ENZYMES
DOE Contract Number:  
AC06-76RL01830
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Gao, Johnway, Skeen, Rodney S, Hooker, Brian S, and Anderson, Daniel B. Method for using a yeast alpha-amylase promoter. United States: N. p., 2003. Web.
Gao, Johnway, Skeen, Rodney S, Hooker, Brian S, & Anderson, Daniel B. Method for using a yeast alpha-amylase promoter. United States.
Gao, Johnway, Skeen, Rodney S, Hooker, Brian S, and Anderson, Daniel B. Tue . "Method for using a yeast alpha-amylase promoter". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/921317.
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