Skip to Content
Find More Like This
Return to Search

Ketol-acid reductoisomerase enzymes and methods of use

United States Patent

July 12, 2016
View the Complete Patent at the US Patent & Trademark Office
Provided herein are polypeptides having ketol-acid reductoisomerase activity as well as microbial host cells comprising such polypeptides. Polypeptides provided herein may be used in biosynthetic pathways, including, but not limited to, isobutanol biosynthetic pathways.
Govindarajan; Sridhar (Los Altos, CA), Li; Yougen (Pennington, NJ), Liao; Der-Ing (Wilmington, DE), O'Keefe; Daniel P. (Ridley Park, PA), Minshull; Jeremy Stephen (Los Altos, CA), Rothman; Steven Cary (Wilmington, DE), Tobias; Alexander Vincent (Hockessin, DE)
Butamax Advanced Biofuels LLC (Wilmington, DE)
14/ 853,108
September 14, 2015
GOVERNMENT LICENSE RIGHTS This invention was made with Government support under Agreement DE-AR0000006 awarded by the United States Department of Energy. The Government has certain rights in this invention.