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Compositions and methods for improved protein production

United States Patent

July 9, 2013
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The present invention relates to the identification of novel nucleic acid sequences, designated herein as 7p, 8k, 7E, 9G, 8Q and 203, in a host cell which effect protein production. The present invention also provides host cells having a mutation or deletion of part or all of the gene encoding 7p, 8k, 7E, 9G, 8Q and 203, which are presented in FIG. 1, and are SEQ ID NOS.: 1-6, respectively. The present invention also provides host cells further comprising a nucleic acid encoding a desired heterologous protein such as an enzyme.
Bodie; Elizabeth A. (San Carlos, CA), Kim; Steve Sungjin (Fremont, CA)
Danisco US Inc. (Palo Alto, CA)
13/ 494,889
June 12, 2012
GOVERNMENT SUPPORT Portions of this work were funded by Subcontract No. ZCO-30017-01 with the National Renewable Energy Laboratory under Prime Contract No. DE-AC36-99GO10337 with the U.S. Department of Energy. Accordingly, the United States Government may have certain rights in this invention.