Maria Kesseler, Bernhard Hauer, Thomas Friedrich, Ralf Mattes: L-pantolactone-hydrolase and a method for producing D-pantolactone. BASF Aktiengesellschaft, Novak Druce & Quigg, February 14, 2006: US06998258 (67 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to proteins which have an enzymatic activity for hydrolyzing L-pantolactone. The invention further relates to nucleic acids which code for these proteins, to nucleic acid constructs, vectors, genetically modified microorganisms and to a process for preparing D-pantolact ...

Hermann Bujard, Manfred Gossen: Tetracycline-inducible transcriptional activator and tetracycline-regulated transcription units. BASF Aktiengesellschaft, Knoll Aktiengesellschaft, Giulio A DeConti Jr, Lahive & Cockfield, August 5, 1997: US05654168 (67 worldwide citation)

Nucleic acid molecules and proteins useful for regulating the expression of genes in eukaryotic cells and organisms in an inducible manner are disclosed. In the regulatory system of the invention, transcription of a tet operator-linked nucleotide sequence is stimulated by a transcriptional activator ...


Reinhold Schwalm, Andreas Boettcher, Horst Binder: Radiation-sensitive mixture for photosensitive coating materials. BASF Aktiengesellschaft, Keil & Weinkauf, November 28, 1989: US04883740 (67 worldwide citation)

A radiation-sensitive mixture consists of a polymeric binder which is insoluble in water but soluble in aqueous alkaline solutions, and of an organic compound whose solubility in an aqueous alkaline developer is increased by the action of an acid and which contains both one or more acid-cleavable gr ...

Peter Lechtken, Bernd Bronstert, Gerhard Hoffmann, Rudolf Vyvial, John Lynch: Method of making a relief plate using a photopolymerizable recording composition. BASF Aktiengesellschaft, Keil & Witherspoon, May 24, 1983: US04385109 (67 worldwide citation)

A photopolymerizable recording composition which comprises a mixture, containing a photoinitiator, of (a) a photopolymerizable olefinically unsaturated monomer and (b) an organic polymeric binder, wherein the photoinitiator is an acylphosphine oxide compound of the formula R.sup.1 R.sup.2 PO--CO--R. ...

Wolfgang Reif, Lothar Franz, Peter Stops, Volkmar Menger, Rainer Becker, Rudolf Kummer, Siegfried Winderl: Preparation of amines. BASF Aktiengesellschaft, John H Shurtleff, June 25, 1996: US05530127 (67 worldwide citation)

A process for the preparatiion of an amine which comprises reacting a primary or secondary alcohol and a nitrogen compound selected from the group consisting of ammonia and primary and secondary amines, at temperatures of from 80.degree. to 250.degree. C. and pressures of from 1 to 400 bar using hyd ...

Joerg Rosenberg, Werner Maier, Helmut Fricke, Jorg Breitenbach: Process and apparatus for the production of divisible tablets. BASF Aktiengesellschaft, Keil & Weinkauf, January 4, 2000: US06009690 (65 worldwide citation)

A process for the production of divisible tablets by melt calendering in which two molding rolls are combined together, at least one of which has depressions with at least one bar which extends up to the surface line of the molding roll and forms a score.

Ulrich Mueller, Lisa Lobree, Michael Hesse, Omar Yaghi, Mohamed Eddaoudi: Shaped bodies containing metal-organic frameworks. BASF Aktiengesellschaft, The Regents of the University of Michigan, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, May 17, 2005: US06893564 (64 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a novel class of shaped bodies containing metal-organic frameworks. Said metal-organic frameworks comprise at least one metal ion and at least one at least bidentate organic compound and contain at least one type of micro- and mesopores or micro- or mesopores. Said s ...

Hans P Rath: Preparation of highly reactive polyisobutenes. BASF Aktiengesellschaft, Keil & Weinkauf, April 18, 1995: US05408018 (64 worldwide citation)

A process for preparing highly reactive polyisobutenes with a content of terminal vinylidene groups of more than 80 mol % and an average molecular weight of 500-5000 Dalton by the cationic polymerization of isobutene or isobutene-containing hydrocarbon feeds in liquid phase with the aid of boron tri ...