Patents by Inventor Kuniko Yoshikawa

Kuniko Yoshikawa has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20020104122
    Abstract: This invention relates to a method for producing a plant with enhanced resistance to a pathogenic fungus, comprising transforming a plant with an expression vector comprising a DNA encoding a glucan elicitor receptor operably linked to a heterologous promoter, selecting a plant which has said DNA incorporated into a chromosome of said plant and which expresses said DNA, and recovering the selected plant. This invention also relates to a method for producing a progeny plant with resistance to a pathogenic fungus from said plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 26, 2001
    Publication date: August 1, 2002
    Inventors: Makoto Kakitani, Naoyuki Umemoto, Isao Ishida, Akihiro Iwamatsu, Masaaki Yoshikawa, Naoto Yamaoka, Youji Takeuchi, Kuniko Yoshikawa, Masashi Yoshikawa