Patents by Inventor Zora S. Maliga

Zora S. Maliga 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: 20160272981
    Abstract: Compositions and methods for effecting the transfer of the CMS trait in plants are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 12, 2016
    Publication date: September 22, 2016
    Inventors: Pal Maliga, Zora S. Maliga, Csanad Gurdon, Gregory N. Thyssen
  • Publication number: 20140075592
    Abstract: Compositions and methods for effecting horizontal gene transfer in plants are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 28, 2013
    Publication date: March 13, 2014
    Inventors: Pal Maliga, Zora S. Maliga, Gregory N. Thyssen
  • Patent number: 5451513
    Abstract: This invention provides methods for obtaining a plant cell of a multicellular plant, the plastids of which cell have been stably transformed by a foreign DNA of interest. These methods employ selectable markers some of which are nonlethal, some of which are designed to insert into the plastid genome and some of which are designed to be expressible only from the plastid genome and not from the nuclear genome. This invention also provides cells and multicellular plants the plastids of which have been stably transformed by a foreign DNA of interest.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 25, 1993
    Date of Patent: September 19, 1995
    Assignee: The State University of New Jersey Rutgers
    Inventors: Pal Maliga, Zora S. Maliga