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STRESS-TOLERANT PLANTS EXPRESSING MANNOSYLGLYCERATE-PRODUCING ENZYMES

United States Patent Application

20120117686
A1
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The present invention provides compositions and methods for increasing the level of mannosylglycerate in plants. Plants with increased levels of mannosylglycerate exhibit enhanced tolerance to stress, e.g., drought.
Scheller, Henrik Vibe (Millbrae, CA), Harholt, Jesper (Frederiksberg, DK), Ulvskov, Peter (Frederiksberg, DK)
THE REGENTSOF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA (Oakland CA), AARHUS UNIVERSITY (Aarhus), UNIVERSITY OF COPENHAGEN (Copenhagen)
13/ 318,661
May 4, 2010
STATEMENT AS TO RIGHTS TO INVENTIONS MADE UNDER FEDERALLY SPONSORED RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT [0002] The invention described and claimed herein was made using funds supplied by the U.S. Department of Energy under Contract No. DE-AC02-05CH11231. The government has certain rights in this invention.