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Title:
PRODUCTION OF FRAGRANT COMPOUNDS
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2016/161984
Kind Code:
A1
Abstract:
Provided herein is an isolated polypeptide from Juniperus virginiana, Platycladus orientalis 'Beverleyensis'or Platycladus orientalis comprising a (+) -cedrol or a (-) -thujopsene synthase. Further provided herein is an isolated nucleic acid molecule from Juniperus virginiana, Platycladus orientalis 'Beverleyensis'or Platycladus orientalis encoding a (+) -cedrol or (-) -thujopsene synthase. Further provided herein are methods of producing (+) -cedrol or (-) -thujopsene.

Inventors:
SCHALK, Michel (1 route des Jeune, P.O.Box 239 Geneva, Geneva, CH)
DEGUERRY, Fabienne (1 route des Jeune, P.O.Box 239 Geneva, Geneva, CH)
LI, Pan (No.3901 Jin Du Road, Xinzhuang Industry Park, Minhang District, Shanghai 8, 201108, CN)
HE, Xiufeng (No.3901 Jin Du Road, Xinzhuang Industry Park, Minhang District, Shanghai 8, 201108, CN)
WANG, Qi (No.3901 Jin Du Road, Xinzhuang Industry Park, Minhang District, Shanghai 8, 201108, CN)
Application Number:
CN2016/078956
Publication Date:
October 13, 2016
Filing Date:
April 11, 2016
Export Citation:
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Assignee:
FIRMENICH SA (1 route des Jeunes, P.O. Box 239, ch1211 Geneva, Geneva, CH)
SCHALK, Michel (1 route des Jeune, P.O.Box 239 Geneva, Geneva, CH)
DEGUERRY, Fabienne (1 route des Jeune, P.O.Box 239 Geneva, Geneva, CH)
LI, Pan (No.3901 Jin Du Road, Xinzhuang Industry Park, Minhang District, Shanghai 8, 201108, CN)
HE, Xiufeng (No.3901 Jin Du Road, Xinzhuang Industry Park, Minhang District, Shanghai 8, 201108, CN)
WANG, Qi (No.3901 Jin Du Road, Xinzhuang Industry Park, Minhang District, Shanghai 8, 201108, CN)
International Classes:
C12P7/02; C12N9/00; C12N15/63; C12P1/00
Domestic Patent References:
WO2009036067A22009-03-19
WO2014027118A12014-02-20
WO2010019696A22010-02-18
WO2006014837A12006-02-09
Foreign References:
US4446651A1984-05-08
Other References:
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DATABASE GenBank 16 March 2011 (2011-03-16), KEELING, C.I. ET AL.: "alpha-humulene synthase [Piceaglauca", XP055414941, Database accession no. ADZ45513.1
DATABASE GenBank 16 March 2011 (2011-03-16), KEELING, C.I. ET AL.: "longifolene synthase [Piceaengelmannii x Piceaglauca", XP055414942, Database accession no. ADZ45515.1
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
SANKO & CO. (No.0811, Bldg.B Hui Xin Plaza,No.8 Bei Chen East Road,Chao Yang District, Beijing 1, 100101, CN)
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