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Improve Biochemical Fermentation Utilizing Modified Transgenic Rice and Switchgrass

Overexpression of the foxtail milled (Setaria italica L.) pectin acetylesterase 1 (SiPAE1) gene in rice resulted in increased growth and biomass yirld and improved ethanol yirld from 18-56% in diverse over-expression lines compared to wild type and vector control lines.

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ID: 1843

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  • Available For Licensing
Inventoring Institution
  • University of Georgia
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