Rice conferring resistance to environmental stress by targeting MnSOD to
The present invention relates to the induction of the endogenous MnSOD expression in the chloroplast which scavenges reactive oxygen species in the plant cells...
Maize variety inbred PHVP4
A novel maize variety designated PHVP4 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof. Methods for producing a maize plant that comprise crossing maize variety PHVP4...
Plants and seeds of hybrid corn variety CH238590
According to the invention, there is provided seed and plants of the hybrid corn variety designated CH238590. The invention thus relates to the plants, seeds...
Maize variety PHGJ4
A novel maize variety designated PHGJ4 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof. Methods for producing a maize plant that comprise crossing maize variety PHGJ4...
Method of increasing plant organ and seed size in a plant
The present invention provides methods and DNA molecules useful for producing transgenic plants with agronomically desired traits based on altered sizes of...
Celery cultivar ADS-17
A celery cultivar, designated ADS-17, is disclosed. The invention relates to the seeds of celery cultivar ADS-17, to the plants of celery cultivar ADS-17 and to...
Plant seed mixtures
Plant seed compositions are disclosed that comprise a herbicide-resistant variety as a major component and two or more additional varieties as minor components....
Methods for the production of stably transformed, fertile Zea mays plants
The present invention relates to improved methods for the incorporation of DNA into the genome of a Zea mays plant by means of Agrobacterium-mediated...
Secondary wall forming genes from maize and uses thereof
The present invention provides polynucleotides and related polypeptides of the class of genes involved in maize secondary wall (ZmSCW) formation. The invention...
Method to produce sterile male flowers and partenocarpic fruits by genetic
silencing, associated sequences and...
Genes VvPI from Vitis vinifera cv. Cabernet Sauvignon and LePI from Lycopersicon esculentum are described; together with the use of these genes to produce...
Transgenic bioluminescent plants
Transgenic plants, and a method for making the same, wherein genes encoding the enzyme luciferase and its corresponding substrate luciferin are incorporated...
Method to identify disease resistant quantitative trait loci in soybean
and compositions thereof
The present invention is in the field of plant breeding and genetics, particularly as it pertains to the genus, Glycine. More specifically, the invention...
Disease-inducible promoter sequences have been identified that may be used to produce transgenic plants that are both more resistant to disease than control...
Method to improve plant resistance to infections
The disclosed invention relates to expression systems that effect production of a protein in plants that confers resistance to trauma. The expression systems...
Methods to enhance plant trauma resistance
Expression systems that effect production of a GTPase activating protein in plants are used to modify plants to enhance their ability to resist trauma.
Wuschel (WUS) gene homologs
This invention relates to isolated polynucleotides encoding WUS polypeptides. The invention further provides isolated WUS polypeptides. The invention also...
Use of GmRD22-like genes to protect against abiotic stress
Provided herein are the protein and nucleic acid sequences of GmRD22. Further provided herein are methods for conferring abiotic stress tolerance to a plant...
Soybean genes for resistance to Aphis glycines
Aphis glycines resistance (RAG) genes are provided by this invention, along with methods for identifying their presence using marker-assisted selection....
Depletion of endogenous primordial germ cells in avian species
Methods for modulating primordial germ cell (PGC) numbers and/or development in avians are provided. In one embodiment, the presently disclosed subject matter...
Tampon having zoned apertured overwrap
Tampons having a zoned apertured overwrap. The tampons can include a compressed absorbent member having an insertion end, a withdrawal end, a longitudinal axis,...
The present invention provides an absorbent article having superior surface characteristics and improved absorbing ability. The absorbent article of the present...
Absorbent article including absorbent core having concentrically arranged
The absorbent article according to the present invention includes a laminate structure including cover, transfer layer, core and barrier, the absorbent core...
Absorbent composition having multiple surface treatments
An absorbent composition includes absorbent material, such as superabsorbent material, surface-treated with at least two different compatible agents. The...
Wound guard bandage
A disposable bandage for covering a wound area of a skin surface includes a self adhesive first fastener portion and a second fastener portion, a dome having a...
Application system for a plaster containing an active ingredient and a
controlled-release agent for said active...
The present invention relates to an application system for an active ingredient release system, comprising a film-form application strip, which is in each case...
Wound covering and production process
The invention relates to a production process for a foam wound dressing having an external germ barrier, more particularly a film layer, and also to a wound...
Apparatus for transporting and/or storing radioactive materials having a
jacket adapted to facilitate...
A system, method and apparatus for transporting and/or storing radioactive materials, such as spent nuclear fuel. In one aspect, the invention is a jacket...
Secondary process for radioactive chloride deweaponization and storage
A radioactive containment composition may be created for containing radionuclides from a radioactive material by mixing a clay mineral with water. This mixture...
Process of butadiene-1, 3 extraction
This invention presents a process of butadiene-1,3 extraction. The process consists of the procedure of 1st extractive fractionation, 2nd extractive...
Method of converting ethanol to base stock for diesel fuel
For converting ethanol to a diesel fuel base stock: a reaction stage (a) of contacting the ethanol with an acid catalyst, amorphous or structured,...
Provided is a method of oligomerizing alpha olefins. In an embodiment, an oligomerization catalyst system is contacted in at least one continuous reactor with a...
Production of gasoline, diesel, naphthenes and aromatics from lignin and
cellulosic waste by one step hydrocracking
A process for the conversion of biomass to a liquid fuel is presented. The process includes the production of diesel and naphtha boiling point range fuels by...
Recovery of kinetic hydrate inhibitor
A method for treating a fluid having hydrate-forming constituents is provided. In one or more embodiments, the method includes including a mixture (110)...
Preparation and provision of high assay decabromodiphenylethane
High assay, reaction-derived decabromodiphenylethane product is prepared by feeding (i) diphenylethane or (ii) partially brominated diphenylethane having an...
Parylene variants and methods of synthesis and use
Fluorinated paracyclophane compounds represented by the formula: ##STR00001## where least one of R1 and R2 comprises a fluorinated moiety is disclosed. These...
Process for making chlorotrifluoroethylene from
Disclosed is a process for the making chlorotrifluoroethylene. The process comprises the step of reacting 1,1,2-trichlorotrifluoroethane with a reducing metal...
Method for depletion of sulfur and/or compounds containing sulfur from a
biochemically produced organic compound
Method of reducing the concentration of sulfur and/or a sulfur-containing compound in a biochemically prepared organic compound by bringing the respective...
Specific polybranched polyaldehydes, polyalcohols, and surfactants, and
consumer products based thereon
Acyclic polyaldehydes and polyalcohols having 11, 16 or 21 carbon atoms and comprising at least two aldehyde or hydroxyl alcohol groups, at least three...
Direct and selective production of acetaldehyde from acetic acid utilizing
a supported metal catalyst
A process for the selective production of acetaldehyde by vapor phase reaction of acetic acid over a hydrogenating catalyst composition to form acetaldehyde is...
Method for producing benzaldehyde compound
A method is provided for producing a benzaldehyde compound represented by the formula (4): ##STR00001## wherein Q.sup.1 and Q.sup.2 represent an alkyl group...
Process for continuously preparing methyl mercaptan from carbon- and
Provided is a process for continuously preparing methyl mercaptan by reacting a reactant mixture comprising solid, liquid and/or gaseous carbon- and/or...
Basic acetophenones as inhibitors of NO-synthases
Use of the substance characterized by general structural formula (I) ##STR00001## for the preparation of an agent inhibiting the enzymatic activity of...
Crystalline forms of
A hitherto unknown crystalline form of (-)-(1R,2R)-3-(3-dimethylamino-1-ethyl-2-methylpropyl)-phenol hydrochloride, pharmaceutical compositions containing the...
A new P-N-P ligand in which each phosphorus atom is bonded to two ortho-fluorine substituted phenyl groups is useful in ethylene oligomerizations. In...
Histone deacetylases, and uses related thereto
The present invention concerns the discovery that proteins encoded by a family of genes, termed here HDx-related genes, which are involved in the control of...
Moderate-pressure gas phase phosgenation
The invention relates to a process for preparing aromatic diisocyanates by reaction of phosgene with diamines in the gas phase, in which the reaction is carried...
The present invention relates to benzofuran derivatives for use in antiviral compositions. More specifically, the present invention relates to compositions and...
Process for the synthesis of (7-methoxy-1-naphthyl) acetonitrile and its
application in the synthesis of...
A process for the industrial synthesis of the compound of formula (I) ##STR00001## Application in the synthesis of agomelatine.
Phosphorus-containing compound and method for preparing the same
The present invention provides a phosphorus-containing compound of formula (I): ##STR00001## wherein R.sub.1, R.sub.2, R.sub.3 and R.sub.4 are the same or...
Cinamic compounds and derivatives therefrom for the inhibition of histone
The invention relates to a compound represented by the following formula (I): ##STR00001## and pharmaceutically acceptable salts, stereoisomers, enantiomers,...