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Disclosed herein are obligate heterotrophic microalgae cells containing an exogenous gene. In some embodiments the gene is a sucrose utilization gene, and further disclosed are methods of manufacturing triglyceride oils using sugar cane or sugar beets as a feedstock in a heterotrophic fermentation. In other embodiments the feedstock is depolymerized cellulosic material. Also disclosed are cells that produce medium chain fatty acids at levels not produced in non-recombinant cells of the same species and genus.

Title
Recombinant microalgae cells producing novel oils
Application Number
13/73757
Publication Number
8187860 (B2)
Application Date
March 28, 2011
Publication Date
May 29, 2012
Inventor
Penelope Chua
San Francisco
CA, US
George Rudenko
Mountain View
CA, US
Karen Espina
San Francisco
CA, US
Aravind Somanchi
Redwood City
CA, US
Scott Franklin
La Jolla
CA, US
Agent
Alston & Bird
Assignee
Solazyme
CA, US
IPC
C07H 21/04
C12P 7/64
C12N 1/12
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