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Kreps Joel, Briggs Steven P, Cooper Bret, Glazebrook Jane, Goff Stephen A, Katagiri Fumiyaki, Moughamer Todd, Provart Nicholas, Ricke Darrell, Zhu Tong: Abiotic stress responsive polynucleotides and polypeptides. Syngenta Participations, Kreps Joel, Briggs Steven P, Cooper Bret, Glazebrook Jane, Goff Stephen A, Katagiri Fumiyaki, Moughamer Todd, Provart Nicholas, Ricke Darrell, Zhu Tong, TORCHIA Timothy E, January 30, 2003: WO/2003/008540 (4 worldwide citation)

Abiotic stress responsive polynucleotides and polypeptides are disclosed. Also disclosed are vectors, expression cassettes, host cells, and plants containing such polynucleotides. Also provided are methods for using such polynucleotides and polypeptides, for example, to alter the responsiveness of a ...


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Briggs Steven P, Dalmia Bipin K, Del, Val Greg, Desjarlais John R, Luginbuhl Peter, Muchhal Umesh: Nucleic acids and proteins with thioredoxin reductase activity. Xencor, Syngenta Participations, Briggs Steven P, Dalmia Bipin K, Del, Val Greg, Desjarlais John R, Luginbuhl Peter, Muchhal Umesh, SILVA Robin M, May 27, 2004: WO/2004/043981

The present invention relates to the use of a variety of methods for generating functional thioredoxin reductase variants in which at least one physical, chemical or biological property of the variant is altered in a specific and desired manner when compared to the wild-type protein.


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Van, Rooijen Gijs, Deckers Harm, Heifetz Peter Bernard, Briggs Steven P, Dalmia Bipin Kumar, Del, Val Gregg, Zaplachinski Steve, Moloney Maurice: Methods for the production of multimeric proteins, and related compositions. Sembiosys Genetics, Syngenta Participations, Van, Rooijen Gijs, Deckers Harm, Heifetz Peter Bernard, Briggs Steven P, Dalmia Bipin Kumar, Del, Val Gregg, Zaplachinski Steve, Moloney Maurice, RAMOS Robert T, June 27, 2002: WO/2002/050289

Improved methods for the production of multimeric-protein-complexes, such as redox proteins and immunoglobins, in association with oil bodies are described. The redox protein is enzymatically active when prepared in association with the oil bodies. Also provided are related nucleic acids, proteins, ...


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Chen Wenqiong, Briggs Steven P, Cooper Bret, Glazebrook Jane, Goff Stephen A, Katagiri Fumiaki, Kreps Joel, Moughamer Todd, Provart Nicolas, Ricke Darrell, Zhu Tong: Transcription factors of cereals. Syngenta Participations, Chen Wenqiong, Briggs Steven P, Cooper Bret, Glazebrook Jane, Goff Stephen A, Katagiri Fumiaki, Kreps Joel, Moughamer Todd, Provart Nicolas, Ricke Darrell, Zhu Tong, BUTLER James E, January 30, 2003: WO/2003/007699

Polynucleotides encoding transcription factors of cereals and in particular rice are provided. Also provided are recombinant vectors, expression cassettes, host cells and plants containing the polynucleotides. Methods for using the polynucleotides to alter resistance or tolerance of plants to stress ...


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Arbuckle John A, Briggs Steven P, Moon Jennifer K: Compositions and methods for modification of the gravitropic response of plants. Pioneer Hi Bred International, Arbuckle John A, Briggs Steven P, Moon Jennifer K, RAN David B, August 26, 1999: WO/1999/042600

Compositions and methods are provided for regulating the gravitropic response of plant organs, more particularly plant stems, such that their growth is oriented in the opposite gravitropic direction found in nature. The nucleotide sequence for a novel mutant gene and the amino acid sequence for the ...


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Johal Gurmukh S, Briggs Steven P, Gray John, Hu Gongshe: Methods and compositions for regulating cell death and enhancing disease resistance to plant pathogens. Pioneer Hi Bred International, The Curators Of The University Of Missouri, Johal Gurmukh S, Briggs Steven P, Gray John, Hu Gongshe, SPRUILL W Murray, September 10, 1999: WO/1999/045125

Compositions and methods for enhancing disease resistance to a pathogen in a plant are provided. Methods of the invention comprise stably transforming a plant with an antisense nucleotide sequence for a gene encoding an enzyme in the C-5 porphyrin metabolic pathway and operably linking said antisens ...


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Briggs Steven P, Duvick Jonathan P, Simmons Carl R: Genes for activation of plant pathogen defense systems. Pioneer Hi Bred International, Briggs Steven P, Duvick Jonathan P, Simmons Carl R, SPRUILL W Murray, September 2, 1999: WO/1999/043821

Compositions and methods for enhancing disease resistance in plants are provided. The method involves transforming a plant with an activator sequence of the invention. The activator sequence acts to induce the plant defense response in the plant cell. A pathogen inducible promoter or alternatively a ...


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Briggs Steven P, Simmons Carl R, Tossberg John T: Methods for enhancing disease resistance in plants. Pioneer Hi Bred International, Briggs Steven P, Simmons Carl R, Tossberg John T, SPRUILL W Murray, September 2, 1999: WO/1999/043823

Compositions and methods for enhancing disease resistance in plants are provided. The method involves transforming a plant with an avirulence gene or alternatively with an avirulence gene and the complementing resistance gene. A pathogen inducible promoter or alternatively a weak constitutive promot ...


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Gierl Alfons, Frey Monika, Meeley Robert, Briggs Steven P: Methods for altering benzoxazinone levels in plants. Gierl Alfons, Pioneer Hi Bred International, Frey Monika, Meeley Robert, Briggs Steven P, SPRUILL W Murray, September 17, 1998: WO/1998/040504

Transformed plants, plant cells, and seeds having altered hydroxamic acid levels are provided. The plants, plant cells, and seeds are transformed with at least one hydroxamic acid biosynthesis gene. Methods find use in altering the levels of particular benzoxazinones in plants as a plant defense mec ...