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Title:
[EN] METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS RELATED TO FATTY ALCOHOL BIOSYNTHETIC ENZYMES\
Number:
US2011250663A1
Publication Date:
2011-10-13
Location:
USA
Priority Date:
2010-04-08
IPC clasifications:
C12R 1/00
Assignee:
LS9 INC (US); Inc. (--); LS9 (--)
Inventor:
SCHIRMER ANDREAS W (US); TRINH NA M (US); Schirmer Andreas W. (--); Trinh Na M. (--)
Class / subclass:
Integration and development / Precompetitive stage
Industry:
Energy
Abstract:

[EN] Compositions and methods for producing fatty acid derivatives using recombinant microorganisms are described herein.\[EN] Compositions and methods for producing fatty acid derivatives using recombinant microorganisms are described herein. \

Claims:

A microorganism engineered to produce a fatty acid derivative said microorganism comprising polynucleotide sequences encoding: (a) a thioesterase (EC 3.1.1.5); (b) a fatty aldehyde biosynthetic polypeptide; and © a fatty alcohol biosynthetic polypeptide wherein expression of said polypeptides is modified relative to the corresponding wild type polypeptide and said microorganism produces an increased titer of the fatty acid derivative relative to a wild type microorganism.

Patent Family:
WO2011127409A2 WO2011127409A2 WO2011127409A3