08222010 is referenced by 40 patents and cites 134 patents.

Disclosed herein are methods of manufacturing renewable chemicals through the manufacture of novel triglyceride oils followed by chemical modification of the oils. Methods such as transesterification, hydrogenation, hydrocracking, deoxygenation, isomerization, interesterification, hydroxylation, hydrolysis and saponification are disclosed. Novel oils containing fatty acid chain lengths of C8, C10, C12 or C14 are also disclosed and are useful as feedstocks in the methods of the invention.

Title
Renewable chemical production from novel fatty acid feedstocks
Application Number
12/981409
Publication Number
8222010 (B2)
Application Date
December 29, 2010
Publication Date
July 17, 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
C12N 9/02
C12N 9/10
C12N 9/90
C12N 9/16
C12P 21/02
C12P 7/64
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