Patents by Inventor Priscilla Zwart Jens

Priscilla Zwart Jens 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: 20150031868
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a recombinant microorganism comprising one or more nucleotide sequence(s) encoding: a polypeptide having ent-copalyl pyrophosphate synthase activity; a polypeptide having ent-Kaurene synthase activity; a polypeptide having ent-Kaurene oxidase activity; and a polypeptide having kaurenoic acid 13-hydroxylase activity, whereby expression of the nucleotide sequence(s) confer(s) on the microorganism the ability to produce at least steviol. The recombinant microorganism may also be capable of expressing one or more UDP-glucosyltransferases such that the microorganism is capable of producing one or more steviol glycosides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 23, 2013
    Publication date: January 29, 2015
    Inventors: Martin Lehmann, Joshua Trueheart, Priscilla Zwart Jens, Liang Wu, Viktor Marius Boer, Cornelis Maria Jacobus Sagt, Manoj Kumar, Bernard Meijrink, Marco Alexander Van Den Berg