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1. (WO2018183734) ENHANCED LIPID BIOSYNTHESIS VIA ENGINEERED PLASTID LIPASES

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/183734    International Application No.:    PCT/US2018/025234
Publication Date: Fri Oct 05 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Fri Mar 30 01:59:59 CEST 2018
IPC: C07C 1/20
C12N 9/20
C12P 7/64
Applicants: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY
Inventors: BENNING, Christoph
WANG, Kun
Title: ENHANCED LIPID BIOSYNTHESIS VIA ENGINEERED PLASTID LIPASES
Abstract:
Described herein are transgenic plants with increased oil content that exhibit enhanced expression of plastid-specific lipases (e.g., PLIP1). The manufacture of lipids can be enhanced by expression of FAD4.