Patents by Inventor Motoi YOKOTA

Motoi YOKOTA 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: 20200123581
    Abstract: A recombinant microorganism includes a gene encoding a pyridoxine dehydrogenase, a gene encoding a pyridoxamine synthetase having an enzymatic activity of synthesizing pyridoxamine from pyridoxal, and a gene encoding an amino acid regeneration enzyme having an enzymatic activity of regenerating an amino acid consumed by the pyridoxamine synthetase, in which at least two of the gene encoding the pyridoxine dehydrogenase, the gene encoding the pyridoxamine synthetase, or the gene encoding the amino acid regeneration enzyme, are introduced from outside of a bacterial cell, or are endogenous to the bacterial cell and have an enhanced expression. In addition, a recombinant microorganism into which a gene encoding a pyridoxine dehydrogenase is introduced is provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 11, 2018
    Publication date: April 23, 2020
    Applicants: Mitsui Chemicals, Inc., RENASCIENCE CO., LTD
    Inventors: Toshihiro TATENO, Motoi YOKOTA, Tomonori HIDESAKI, Tadashi ARAKI, Atsunori SHINDO, Yoshiko MATSUMOTO, Toshio MIYATA, Masaru HONJO