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1. (WO2017064173) BRASSICA PLANTS WITH ALTERED PROPERTIES IN SEED PRODUCTION

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/064173    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2016/074560
Publication Date: Fri Apr 21 01:59:59 CEST 2017 International Filing Date: Fri Oct 14 01:59:59 CEST 2016
IPC: A01H 5/10
C12N 9/06
C12N 15/82
Applicants: BAYER CROPSCIENCE NV
Inventors: LAMMERTYN, Freya
BOTS, Marc
LAGA, Benjamin
SCHMIDT, Ralf-Christian
SCHMIDT, Julia
MOUCHEL, Celine
Title: BRASSICA PLANTS WITH ALTERED PROPERTIES IN SEED PRODUCTION
Abstract:
The present invention relates to plants having increased number of flowers, pod and increased thousand seed weight (TSW). More specifically, the invention relates to Brassica plants in which expression of Cytokinin oxidase 5 or Cytokinin oxidase 5 and 3 is functionally reduced. Provided are Brassica plants comprising mutant CKX alleles, and Brassica plants in which expression of CKX is reduced. Also provided are methods and means to produce Brassica plants with increased number of flowers, pod or TSW.