Acceleration of Plant Growth and Biomass Accumulation in Plants

Methods are provided for increasing plant growth rate, biomass and tolerance to stress by genetically engineering plants to contain and express a gene of the ascorbic acid synthesis-cell wall synthesis network (e.g. GlcUA reductase, GLOase or MIOX)

US Patent Application Publication No. 20080250526

Patent Information:
App Type Country Serial No. Patent No. File Date Issued Date Patent Status
US Utility *United States 11/908,551 9,000,267 5/27/2008 4/7/2015 Issued
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