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GENES THAT IMPROVE TOLERANCE TO LIGNOCELLULOSIC TOXINS WHEN OVEREXPRESSED IN YEAST AND METHODS OF USE IN BIOFUEL PRODUCTION

United States Patent Application

20180073033
A1
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The present invention provides isolated gene sequences useful in increasing lignocellulosic toxin tolerance in yeast. Such engineered yeast are useful in methods of biofuel production, particularly ethanol production. Methods of bioengineering recombinant yeast with increased lignocellulosic toxin tolerance are also provided.
Sardi, Maria (Madison, WI), Gasch, Audrey P. (Madison, WI)
15/ 693,710
September 1, 2017
STATEMENT AS TO RIGHTS TO INVENTIONS MADE UNDER FEDERALLY SPONSORED RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT [0002] This invention was made with government support under DE-FCO2-07ER64494 awarded by the US Department of Energy. The government has certain rights in the invention.