Chalcogen Or -c(=x)-, Wherein X Is Chalcogen, Bonded Directly To The Hetero Ring Patents (Class 504/299)
  • Patent number: 9532569
    Abstract: A compound of general formula (I): in which X represents O, S, NH or an N-alkyl radical, R1 and R2, identical or different, each represent H or a C1-C10 hydrocarbon radical, R1 and R2 not both representing H, R3 represents a C1-C10 hydrocarbon radical, and R represents a phenyl radical monosubstituted or disubstituted by a substituent Y and, if applicable, a substituent Z, chosen from Cl, Br, I and CF3, or R represents a C?R4(R5) radical in which R4 represents an hydrocarbon radical and R5 represents a linear or branched, saturated or unsaturated, hydrocarbon radical, optionally substituted, a COR6 group or a CO2R6 group, where R6 represents a hydrogen atom or a linear or branched, saturated or unsaturated, hydrocarbon radical. This compound can be used for the treatment of higher plants for controlling their growth and architecture.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 23, 2013
    Date of Patent: January 3, 2017
    Assignees: INSTITUT NATIONAL DE LA RECHERCHE AGRONOMIQUE, CENTRE NATIONAL DE LA RECHERCHE SCIENTIFIQUE, UNIVERSITE DE PARIS XI PARIS SUD
    Inventors: Francois-Didier Boyer, Catherine Rameau, Jean-Paul Pillot, Vincent Servajean, Alexandre De Saint Germain, Jean-Marie Beau, Jean-Bernard Pouvreau, Guillaume Clave
  • Patent number: 9326510
    Abstract: Novel compounds of formula (I) their use as germination trap for parasitic weeds, for the regulation of branching, tillering and root development, for enhancement of cambium growth, for the regulation of hyphal growth of mycorrhizal fungi and compositions comprising compounds of formula (I) and insecticides and/or fungicides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 12, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 3, 2016
    Assignee: KING ABDULLAH UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
    Inventors: Salim Al-Babili, Adrian Alder
  • Patent number: 9215868
    Abstract: Alkyl ether sulfates having 1 to 9 carbon atoms in the alkyl chain and 1 to 20 alkyleneoxy units in the ether moiety are suitable for use as low-foam additives for enhancing the activity of water-soluble or partially water-soluble agrochemicals. They can be used to produce low-foam preparations for crop protection.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 20, 2013
    Date of Patent: December 22, 2015
    Assignee: Bayer Intellectual Property GmbH
    Inventors: Peter Baur, Thomas Auler, Roland Deckwer, Stephanie Giessler
  • Patent number: 9167812
    Abstract: Suggested are biocide compositions, comprising (a) 2-Furoic and/or Tetrahydro-2-furoic acid amides; (b) Biocides and optionally (c) Oil components or co-solvents and/or (d) Emulsifiers. The compositions show high solubility for biocides and improved emulsification properties.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2011
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2015
    Assignee: Cognis IP Management GmbH
    Inventors: Joaquin Bigorra Llosas, Stefan Busch, Stéphanie Merlet, Javier Raya, Ramon Valls
  • Publication number: 20150141255
    Abstract: A compound of general formula (I): in which X represents O, S, NH or an N-alkyl radical, R1 and R2, identical or different, each represent H or a C1-C10 hydrocarbon radical, R1 and R2 not both representing H, R3 represents a C1-C10 hydrocarbon radical, and R represents a phenyl radical monosubstituted or disubstituted by a substituent Y and, if applicable, a substituent Z, chosen from Cl, Br, I and CF3, or R represents a C?R4(R5) radical in which R4 represents an hydrocarbon radical and R5 represents a linear or branched, saturated or unsaturated, hydrocarbon radical, optionally substituted, a COR6 group or a CO2R6 group, where R6 represents a hydrogen atom or a linear or branched, saturated or unsaturated, hydrocarbon radical. This compound can be used for the treatment of higher plants for controlling their growth and architecture.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 23, 2013
    Publication date: May 21, 2015
    Inventors: Francois-Didier Boyer, Catherine Rameau, Jean-Paul Pillot, Vincent Servajean, Alexandre De Saint Germain, Jean-Marie Beau, Jean-Bernard Pouvreau, Guillaume Clave
  • Publication number: 20150126368
    Abstract: A method of providing a plant with stress resistance, comprising applying at least one substance (A) to the plant, said at least one substance (A) being selected from the group consisting of a compound represented by Formula (I) and the like and salts thereof. Phytotoxicity of a plant due to agricultural chemicals is reduced by providing the plant with stress resistance. [In Formula (I), R1 to R4 each independently represents a hydrogen atom, —SO3H, —PO3H2, a glycosyl group or —COR11. R11 represents an unsubstituted or substituted C1 to C30 alkyl group or an unsubstituted or substituted C2 to C30 alkenyl group.].
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 19, 2013
    Publication date: May 7, 2015
    Applicants: Nippon Soda Co., Ltd., Shizuoka Prefecture
    Inventors: Chizuko Kageyama, Hiroyuki Iyozumi, Hideki Nukui, Kimihiko Kato, Junya Mannen, Kazuyuki Tomida, Shinsuke Sano, Hideki Kato, Satoru Makita, Toshio Mizuno
  • Publication number: 20150099636
    Abstract: The present invention provides diacylhydrazine ligands and chiral diacylhydrazine ligands for use with ecdysone receptor-based inducible gene expression systems. Thus, the present invention is useful for applications such as gene therapy, large scale production of proteins and antibodies, cell-based screening assays, functional genomics, proteomics, metabolomics, and regulation of traits in transgenic organisms, where control of gene expression levels is desirable. An advantage of the present invention is that it provides a means to regulate gene expression and to tailor expression levels to suit the user's requirements.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 9, 2014
    Publication date: April 9, 2015
    Inventors: Robert Eugene HORMANN, Bing Li
  • Patent number: 8980795
    Abstract: Novel compounds of formula (I) their use as germination trap for parasitic weeds, for the regulation of branching, tillering and root development, for enhancement of cambium growth, for the regulation of hyphal growth of mycorrhizal fungi and compositions comprising compounds of formula (I) and insecticides and/or fungicides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 25, 2012
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2015
    Assignee: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
    Inventors: Salim Al-Babili, Adrian Alder
  • Patent number: 8901038
    Abstract: The invention relates to novel compounds of the formula (I) in which W, X, Y, Z, and CKE have the meanings given above, to a plurality of processes and intermediates for their preparation and to their use as pesticides and/or herbicides and/or fungicides. Moreover, the invention relates to selectively herbicidal compositions comprising, firstly, the biphenyl-substituted cyclic ketoenols and, secondly, a crop plant compatibility-improving compound. The present invention furthermore relates to the boosting of the action of crop protection compositions comprising in particular biphenyl-substituted cyclic ketoenols through the addition of ammonium or phosphium salts and optionally penetrants, to the corresponding compositions, to processes for their preparation and to their use in crop protection as insecticides and/or nematicides and/or acaricides and/or fungicides and/or for preventing unwanted plant growth.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 10, 2011
    Date of Patent: December 2, 2014
    Assignee: Bayer CropScience AG
    Inventors: Reiner Fischer, Stefan Lehr, Isolde Häuser-Hahn, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Chieko Ueno, Arnd Voerste, Elmar Gatzweiler, Ines Heinemann, Ulrich Görgens
  • Publication number: 20140287924
    Abstract: Novel compounds of formula (I) their use as germination trap for parasitic weeds, for the regulation of branching, tillering and root development, for enhancement of cambium growth, for the regulation of hyphal growth of mycorrhizal fungi and compositions comprising compounds of formula (I) and insecticides and/or fungicides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 25, 2012
    Publication date: September 25, 2014
    Inventors: Salim Al-Babili, Adrian Alder
  • Publication number: 20140256555
    Abstract: Methods for treating a flowering plant are disclosed herein. The methods include watering the flowering plant with a solution comprising D-ribose. In certain embodiments, the blooming of the flowering plant is stimulated.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 27, 2014
    Publication date: September 11, 2014
    Inventor: Stacey E. Gruett
  • Patent number: 8822383
    Abstract: Provided is a novel compound which can germinate seeds of root parasitic plants, more specifically, a compound represented by the formula: wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, and R5 are the same or different and each represents a hydrogen atom, a halogen atom, a lower alkyl group, or a lower alkoxy group, or R1 and R2 are linked together to form a lower alkylenedioxy group, or R1 and R2 together with the adjacent carbon atoms form a benzene ring, or R2 and R3 are linked together to form a lower alkylenedioxy group, or R2 and R3 together with the adjacent carbon atoms form a benzene ring, R6 represents a hydrogen atom or a lower alkyl group, X and Y are the same or different and each represents an oxygen atom and a sulfur atom, and n represents an integer of 0, 1 or 2, and a method for controlling root parasitic plants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 30, 2011
    Date of Patent: September 2, 2014
    Assignees: National University Corporation KOBE UNIVERSITY, Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited
    Inventors: Mitsuru Sasaki, Yukihiro Sugimoto, Hirosato Takikawa, Hideyoshi Miyake, Noritada Matsuo
  • Publication number: 20140228219
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound having an excellent efficacy for controlling weeds. A cyclohexanone compound of the formula (I): wherein m is an integer of 1, 2 or 3; n is an integer of any one of 1 to 5; X represents CH2, O, S, S(O) or S(O)2; R1 represents a hydrogen atom or a methyl group; R2 and R3 represents a hydrogen atom, a C1-6 alkyl group and the like; R4 represents a C6-10 aryl group or a five- to six-membered heteroaryl group; G represents a hydrogen atom and the like; Z represents a halogen atom, a cyano group, a nitro group, a phenyl group, a C1-6 alkyl group and the like; is useful as an active ingredient for herbicides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 29, 2012
    Publication date: August 14, 2014
    Inventors: Yosuke Nakashima, Yoshinobu Jin, Masato Konobe
  • Publication number: 20140221210
    Abstract: The present invention relates to methods for improving crop yield, chlorophyll content, seed germination, nutrient uptake or mycorrhizal symbiotic interaction of a plant, comprising the use of acyl-homoserine lactone derivatives and to composition comprising said derivatives of formula (I) or (II) wherein R1 is hydrogen or hydroxyl; R2 is a saturated or mono-unsaturated linear aliphatic group comprising 1 to 15 atoms.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 6, 2012
    Publication date: August 7, 2014
    Inventors: Peter Dahmen, Daniela Portz, Klaus Tietjen, Jean-Pierre Vors
  • Publication number: 20140213448
    Abstract: This document discloses molecules having the following formula (“Formula One”): and processes related thereto.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 28, 2014
    Publication date: July 31, 2014
    Applicant: DOW AGROSCIENCES LLC
    Inventors: Ann M. Buysse, Noormohamed M. Niyaz, David A. Demeter, Yu Zhang, Martin J. Walsh, Asako Kubota, Ricky Hunter, Tony K. Trullinger, Christian T. Lowe, Daniel Knueppel, Akshay Patny, Negar Garizi, Paul R. LePlae, JR., Frank Wessels, Ronald Ross, JR., Carl DeAmicis, Peter Borromeo
  • Publication number: 20140162881
    Abstract: The present invention to methods a compositions for supplementing the soil/diet of plants in order to enhance plant growth, yield, hardening, as well as the recovery of plants which undergo transplantation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 16, 2013
    Publication date: June 12, 2014
    Inventors: John G. Seifert, Linda M. Shecterle
  • Patent number: 8637496
    Abstract: The invention relates to the use of compounds having a monogalactosyldiacylglycerol (MGDG) synthase inhibitory activity as herbicide or algaecide, and to herbicide and algaecide compositions containing at least one of these compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 2, 2008
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2014
    Assignees: Commissariat a l'Energie Atomique, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique
    Inventors: Anne-Laure Bonneau, Cyrille Botte, Michael Deligny, Nadia Saidani, Hélène Hardre, Bernard Rousseau, Roman Lopez, Eric Marechal
  • Patent number: 8574607
    Abstract: Compounds of the formula (I) useful as pesticides are disclosed, wherein the substituents are as defined in claim 1.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 21, 2010
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2013
    Assignee: Syngenta Crop Protection, Inc.
    Inventors: Jürgen Harry Schaetzer, Thomas Pitterna, Long Lu, Yaming Wu, Peter Renold, Francesca Perruccio, Jérome Yves Cassayre, Michel Mueglebach
  • Publication number: 20130244877
    Abstract: Ethoxylated fatty acid mono-ester(s) of sorbitan with a fatty acid chain length from 8 to 14 and an overall degree of ethoxylation from 7 to 16 are new (though related to the polysorbates). These compounds are useful as adjuvants in agrochemical formulations, particularly combination formulations of herbicides having differing weed control effects, notably of non-selective herbicide and selective herbicide; particularly selective herbicide, particularly selective broadleaf herbicide, and graminicide; and selective graminicide and non-selective herbicide, especially a combination of a glyphosate type non-selective water soluble herbicide with a clethodim type selective (graminicide) herbicide, particularly to reduce or eliminate antagonism between differing types of herbicide. Formulations including such herbicide combinations and the adjuvant compounds are particularly useful in controlling weed including volunteer glyphosate resistant maize in subsequently sown glyphosate resistant soya.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 16, 2011
    Publication date: September 19, 2013
    Applicant: CRODA, INC.
    Inventor: Gregory James Lindner
  • Patent number: 8486863
    Abstract: The present invention relates to small chemical compounds that act as activators of lateral root formation in plants. More specifically, it relates to small chemical compounds that are structurally not related to auxin but do have a similar effect on root density development in plants. Preferably, these compounds act more specifically on root development than auxin, and may have a different working mechanism.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 22, 2007
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2013
    Assignees: VIB VZW, Universiteit Gent
    Inventors: Dominique Audenaert, Tom Beeckman, Bert De Rybel, Dirk G. Inze
  • Publication number: 20130085068
    Abstract: Provided is a novel compound which can germinate seeds of root parasitic plants, more specifically, a compound represented by the formula: wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, and R5 are the same or different and each represents a hydrogen atom, a halogen atom, a lower alkyl group, or a lower alkoxy group, or R1 and R2 are linked together to form a lower alkylenedioxy group, or R1 and R2 together with the adjacent carbon atoms form a benzene ring, or R2 and R3 are linked together to form a lower alkylenedioxy group, or R2 and R3 together with the adjacent carbon atoms form a benzene ring, R6 represents a hydrogen atom or a lower alkyl group, X and Y are the same or different and each represents an oxygen atom and a sulfur atom, and n represents an integer of 0, 1 or 2, and a method for controlling root parasitic plants.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 30, 2011
    Publication date: April 4, 2013
    Applicants: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED, National University Corporation KOBE UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Mitsuru Sasaki, Yukihiro Sugimoto, Hirosato Takikawa, Hideyoshi Miyake, Noritada Matsuo
  • Publication number: 20120316066
    Abstract: The present invention provides diacylhydrazine ligands and chiral diacylhydrazine ligands for use with ecdysone receptor-based inducible gene expression systems. Thus, the present invention is useful for applications such as gene therapy, large scale production of proteins and antibodies, cell-based screening assays, functional genomics, proteomics, metabolomics, and regulation of traits in transgenic organisms, where control of gene expression levels is desirable. An advantage of the present invention is that it provides a means to regulate gene expression and to tailor expression levels to suit the user's requirements.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 2, 2011
    Publication date: December 13, 2012
    Applicant: Intrexon Corporation
    Inventors: Robert Eugene HORMANN, Bing Li
  • Publication number: 20120207707
    Abstract: Methods of increasing production, stability or activity of a target polypeptide are provided herein. The method includes increasing the level of an antioxidant in a cell comprising a polynucleotide encoding the target polypeptide. Also provided are cells and transgenic organisms produced using the methods described herein. Methods of treating a subject with a condition treatable by administration of the target polypeptide are also disclosed. Finally methods and compositions for transiently increasing antioxidants in plant cells are provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 22, 2010
    Publication date: August 16, 2012
    Inventors: Maureen C. Dolan, Argelia Lorence, Giuliana Medrano
  • Publication number: 20120125064
    Abstract: The invention relates to a biochar-containing composition comprising biochar having organic matter therein and/or thereon, clay associated, optionally intercalated, with the organic matter, a non-clay mineral and optionally also a plant growth promoter.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 7, 2010
    Publication date: May 24, 2012
    Inventors: Stephen David Joseph, Nikolaus Foidl
  • Publication number: 20120010078
    Abstract: This invention relates to a new formulation activating the absorption of mineral nutrients by plants. Consequently, it has also an effect on the metabolization of these mineral compounds by the plant. These formulations that have been discovered with this property activating nutrient absorption have as main component the compounds represented by general formula 1 CH3—S—CH2—CH2—CH(OR1)—COR2??1 where R1 is selected from the group formed by hydrogen, alkyl rests, (preferably methyl or ethyl), and aryl: while R2 is selected from the group formed by hydroxyl, amides, alkyl rest esters (preferably methyl or ethyl), or aryl. When the rest is hydroxyl, acid salts with monovalent cations, preferably Na+ and K+, polyvalent cations, preferably Cu++ and Fe+++, and electropositive organic compounds such as amines (e.g., ethanolamine) are also considered.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 29, 2011
    Publication date: January 12, 2012
    Applicant: Inabonos, S.A.
    Inventors: Jose Maria Garcia-Mina, Fabrice Houdusse, Angel Zamarreño, Esther Casanova
  • Publication number: 20110263424
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel oxaspirocyclic spirophenyl-substituted tetramic acid and tetronic acid derivatives of the formula (I) in which W, X, Y, Z, A, B, D, Q1, Q2, and G have the meanings given above, to a plurality of processes for their preparation and to their use as pesticides and/or herbicides. The invention also provides selective herbicidal compositions comprising, firstly, oxaspirocyclic spirophenyl-substituted tetramic acid and tetronic acid derivatives and, secondly, a crop plant compatibility-improving compound. The invention furthermore relates to increasing the activity of crop protection compositions comprising compounds of the formula (I) by addition of ammonium salts or phosphonium salts and, if appropriate, penetrants.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 22, 2008
    Publication date: October 27, 2011
    Applicant: Bayer CropScience AG
    Inventors: Thomas Bretschneider, Reiner Fischer, Gudrun Lange, Stefan Lehr, Christian Arnold, Dieter Feucht, Eva-Maria Franken, Martin Jeffrey Hills, Heinz Kehne, Olga Malsam, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Jan Dittgen, Ulrich Gorgens, Isolde Hauser-Hahn
  • Patent number: 8039420
    Abstract: Conventional many fungicidal compositions have had practical problems such that either a preventive effect or a curing effect is inadequate, the residual effect tends to be inadequate, or the controlling effect against plant diseases tends to be inadequate depending upon the application site, and a fungicidal composition to overcome such problems has been desired.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 24, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 18, 2011
    Assignee: Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha, Ltd.
    Inventors: Yuji Nakamura, Shigeru Mitani, Tetsuo Yoneda
  • Publication number: 20110230346
    Abstract: The invention relates to novel compounds of the formula (I) in which W, X, Y, Z, and CKE have the meanings given above, to a plurality of processes and intermediates for their preparation and to their use as pesticides and/or herbicides and/or fungicides. Moreover, the invention relates to selectively herbicidal compositions comprising, firstly, the biphenyl-substituted cyclic ketoenols and, secondly, a crop plant compatibility-improving compound. The present invention furthermore relates to the boosting of the action of crop protection compositions comprising in particular biphenyl-substituted cyclic ketoenols through the addition of ammonium or phosphium salts and optionally penetrants, to the corresponding compositions, to processes for their preparation and to their use in crop protection as insecticides and/or nematicides and/or acaricides and/or fungicides and/or for preventing unwanted plant growth.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 10, 2011
    Publication date: September 22, 2011
    Applicant: Bayer CropScience AG
    Inventors: Reiner FISCHER, Stefan Lehr, Isolde Häuser-Hahn, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Chieko Ueno, Arnd Voerste, Elmar Gatzweiler, Ines Heinemann, Ulrich Görgens
  • Publication number: 20110209253
    Abstract: A method for improving the health of a plant, which method comprises treating the plant and/or the locus where the plant is growing or is intended to grow and/or the plant propagules with a plant health improving amount of at least one heteroaroyl-substituted alanine compound (A) of the formula I, in which the variables are defined in the description.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 27, 2009
    Publication date: August 25, 2011
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Klaus Grossmann, Petra Volz, Matthias Witschel
  • Publication number: 20110143943
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel C2-phenyl-substituted cyclic ketoenols of the formula (I) in which W, X, Y, Z and CKE are as defined in the description, to processes for their preparation and to their use as pesticides and herbicides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 17, 2011
    Publication date: June 16, 2011
    Applicant: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Michael RUTHER, Hermann Hagemann, Udo Schneider, Markus Dollinger, Peter Dahmen, Ulrike Wachendorff-Neumann, Reiner Fischer, Alan Graff, Thomas Bretschneider, Christoph Erdelen, Mark Wilhelm Drewes, Dieter Feucht, Folker Lieb
  • Patent number: 7928037
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel 3-biphenyl-substituted, 3-substituted 4-keto-lactams and -lactones of the formula (I) in which A, B, Q, G, W, X, Y and Z are as defined in the disclosure, to processes for their preparation, and to their use as pesticides and/or microbicides and/or herbicides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 23, 2007
    Date of Patent: April 19, 2011
    Assignee: Bayer CropScience AG
    Inventors: Reiner Fischer, Astrid Ullmann, Thomas Bretschneider, Mark Wilhelm Drewes, Christoph Erdelen, Angelika Lubos-Erdelen, legal representative, Dieter Feucht, Udo Reckmann, Karl-Heinz Kuck, Ulrike Wachendorff-Neumann
  • Publication number: 20100216643
    Abstract: The present invention provides methods of regulating plant stress tolerance.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 12, 2010
    Publication date: August 26, 2010
    Applicant: REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA
    Inventors: Sean R. Cutler, Sang-Youl Park, Andrew Defries
  • Publication number: 20100173778
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel 3-biphenyl-substituted, 3-substituted 4-ketolactams and -lactones of the formula (I) in which A, B, Q, G, W, X, Y and Z are as defined in the disclosure, to processes for their preparation, and to their use as pesticides and/or microbicides and/or herbicides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 23, 2007
    Publication date: July 8, 2010
    Inventors: Reiner Fischer, Astrid Ullmann, Thomas Bretschneider, Mark Wilhelm Drewes, Christoph Erdelen, Angelika Lubos-Erdelen, Dieter Feucht, Udo Reckmann, Karl-Heinz Kuck, Ulrike Wachendorff-Neumann
  • Publication number: 20100167936
    Abstract: The invention relates to the use of at least one ascorbic acid derivative for the functionalisation of matrices, and to specific ascorbic acid derivatives and processes for the preparation thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 27, 2007
    Publication date: July 1, 2010
    Inventors: Thomas Rudolph, Philipp Buehle, Herwig Buchholz
  • Publication number: 20100087320
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel arylphenyl-substituted cyclic ketoenols of the formula (I) in which X represents halogen, alkyl, alkoxy, alkenyloxy, alkylthio, alkylsulphinyl, alkylsulphonyl, halogenoalkyl, halogenoalkoxy, halogenoalkenyloxy, nitro, cyano or in each case optionally substituted phenyl, phenoxy, phenylthio, phenylalkoxy or phenylalkylthio, Y represents in each case optionally substituted cycloalkyl, aryl or hetaryl, Z represents hydrogen, halogen, alkyl, alkoxy, alkenyloxy, halogenoalkyl, halogenoalkoxy, halogenoalkenyloxy, nitro or cyano, CKE represents one of the groups in which A, B, D, G and Q1 to Q6 are each as defined in the description, to a plurality of processes for their preparation and to their use as pesticides and herbicides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 12, 2009
    Publication date: April 8, 2010
    Inventors: Folker Lieb, Reiner Fischer, Alan Graff, Udo Schneider, Thomas Bretschneider, Christoph Erdelen, Wolfram Andersch, Mark-Wilhelm Drewes, Markus Dollinger, Ingo Wetcholowsky, Randy Allen Myers
  • Publication number: 20100009850
    Abstract: The invention relates to novel iodophenyl-substituted cyclic ketenols of the formula (I) in which CKE, J, X and Y are as defined above, to a plurality of processes and intermediates for their preparation and to their use as pesticides and/or herbicides, and also to selective herbicidal compositions comprising firstly iodophenyl-substituted cyclic ketonols of the formula (I) and secondly at least one crop plant compatibility-improving compound.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2005
    Publication date: January 14, 2010
    Inventors: Reiner Fischer, Thomas Bretschneider, Kerstin Ilg, Stefan Lehr, Dieter Feucht, Olga Malsam, Udo Rechkmann, Guido Bojack, Christian Arnold, Thomas Auler, Martin Jeffrey Hills, Heinz Kehne, Waltraud Hempel, Erich Sanwald
  • Publication number: 20090054241
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method for the preparation of 4-hyroxy-L-proline or compositions with a high content of this aminoacid and the use thereof as agrochemical in the agronomical field and/or as a synthesis intermediate of chemical compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 6, 2007
    Publication date: February 26, 2009
    Inventors: Maria Gabriella Colucci, Fabio Apone, Maarten J. Chrispeels
  • Patent number: 6967187
    Abstract: To preserve flowers (6) and provide aromatherapy, low temperature paraffin (1) is heated (2) to a liquid state of approximately 130 degrees Fahrenheit. A floral nutrient and preservative (3) such as a saccharide such as sugar is then added to the low temperature paraffin (1). Optionally, scents (4) and/or color dyes (5) are also added. The heads of flowers (6) to be preserved are then dipped (7) in this paraffin mixture for one to three seconds and thereafter allowed to dry. The flower (6) can then be used immediately, or optionally hung (8) upside down for one to three weeks prior to use to further improved shelf life. The flower (6) can further be sprayed with a floral spray paint (9).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 26, 2000
    Date of Patent: November 22, 2005
    Inventor: Robert J. Hamley
  • Patent number: 6962894
    Abstract: A selectively herbicidal composition for controlling grasses and weeds in crops of useful plants, comprising a) a herbicidally effective amount of a compound of formula I or a salt or diastereoisomer of a compound of formula I, and b) an amount, which is effective for antagonism of the herbicide, of a compound of formula IIa
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 5, 2000
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2005
    Assignee: Syngenta Crop Protection, Inc.
    Inventor: Jutta Glock
  • Patent number: 6861391
    Abstract: Trifluoromethyl-substituted spirocyclic ketoenols of the formula (I) are provided wherein Het represents one of the groups and G, V, W, X, Y, and Z are as defined in the specification. Also provides are processes for the preparation of the compounds. The compounds of formula (I) find use as pesticides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 2000
    Date of Patent: March 1, 2005
    Assignee: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Reiner Fischer, Alan Graff, Thomas Bretschneider, Christoph Erdelen, Mark Wilhelm Drewes, Dieter Feucht
  • Patent number: 6858741
    Abstract: The present invention relates to new compounds of the formula (I) in which X represents halogen, Y represents halogen or alkyl and Z represents halogen or alkyl, with the proviso that always one of the radicals Y and Z represents halogen while the other represents alkyl, and Het represents one of the groups in which A, B, D and G have the meanings given in the description, to a plurality of processes for their preparation and to their use as pesticides and herbicides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 14, 2001
    Date of Patent: February 22, 2005
    Assignee: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Folker Lieb, Hermann Hagemann, Arno Widdig, Michael Ruther, Reiner Fischer, Thomas Bretschneider, Christoph Erdelen, Ulrike Wachendorff-Neumann, Peter Dahmen, Markus Dollinger, Hans-Joachim Santel, Alan Graff, Wolfram Andersch, Norbert Mencke, Andreas Turberg
  • Patent number: 6828276
    Abstract: There are described benzoylcyclohexanediones of the formula I, their preparation, and their use as herbicides and plant growth regulators. In this formula (I), C1, C2, C3 are cyclic radicals, X1 is a hetero atom, X2 is a chain of carbon atoms, L is a chain-like element, R1, R2, R3, R4, R5 are various radicals, and Y and Z are monoatomic bridge elements.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 30, 2001
    Date of Patent: December 7, 2004
    Assignee: Aventis CropScience GmbH
    Inventors: Thomas Seitz, Andreas van Almsick, Lothar Willms, Hermann Bieringer, Thomas Auler, Hubert Menne
  • Publication number: 20040224847
    Abstract: Disclosed is a method of improving the growth of plants wherein at least one compound of formula (I) 1
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 3, 2004
    Publication date: November 11, 2004
    Inventors: Robert Senn, Dieter Hofer, Thomas Thieme, Larry Zang
  • Publication number: 20040127365
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel arylphenyl-substituted cyclic ketoenols of the formula (I) 1
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 8, 2003
    Publication date: July 1, 2004
    Inventors: Folker Lieb, Reiner Fischer, Alan Graff, Udo Schneider, Thomas Bretshneider, Christoph Erdelen, Wolfram Andersch, Mark Wilhelm Drewes, Markus Dollinger, Ingo Wetcholowsky, Randy Allen Myers
  • Patent number: 6746990
    Abstract: The present invention relates to new compounds of the formula (I): in which X, Y and Z have the meanings given in the description and Het represents one of the groups: in which A, B, D and G have the meanings given in the description, a plurality of processes for their preparation, and to their use as pesticides and herbicides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 11, 2001
    Date of Patent: June 8, 2004
    Assignee: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Reiner Fischer, Thomas Bretschneider, Hermann Hagemann, Folker Lieb, Norbert Lui, Michael Ruther, Arno Widdig, Christoph Erdelen, Ulrike Wachendorff-Neumann, Hans-Joachim Santel, Markus Dollinger, Peter Dahmen, Norbert Mencke, Andreas Turberg
  • Patent number: 6642180
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel biphenyl-substituted cyclic ketoenols of the formula (I) in which W represents hydrogen, halogen, alkyl, alkoxy, alkenyloxy, halogenoalkyl, halogenoalkoxy, halogenoalkenyloxy, nitro or cyano, X represents halogen, alkyl, alkoxy, alkenyloxy, alkylthio, alkylsulphinyl, alkylsulphonyl, halogenoalkyl, halogenoalkoxy, halogenoalkenyloxy, nitro, cyano or in each case optionally substituted phenyl, phenoxy, phenylthio, phenylalkoxy or phenylalkylthio, Y represents in each case optionally substituted cycloalkyl, aryl or hetaryl, Z represents hydrogen, halogen, alkyl, alkoxy, halogenoalkyl or halogenoalkoxy, CKE represents one of the groups  in which A, B, D, L, M, Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4, Q5 and Q6 are as defined in the description, to preparation and to their use as pesticides and herbicides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 25, 2002
    Date of Patent: November 4, 2003
    Assignee: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Reiner Fischer, Alan Graff, Thomas Bretschneider, Christoph Erdelen, Mark Wilhelm Drewes, Dieter Feucht
  • Publication number: 20030171219
    Abstract: The invention relates to new phenyl-substituted cyclic ketoenols of the formula (I) 1
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2002
    Publication date: September 11, 2003
    Inventors: Folker Lieb, Hermann Hagemann, Arno Widdig, Michael Ruther, Reiner Fischer, Thomas Bretschneider, Christoph Erdelen, Ulrike Wachendorff-Neumann, Hans-Joachim Santel, Markus Dollinger, Alan Graff, Norbert Mencke, Andreas Turberg, Peter Dahmen
  • Publication number: 20030114312
    Abstract: The novel active compound combinations of certain cyclic ketoenols and the active compounds (1) to (29) listed in the description have very good insecticidal and acaricidal properties.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 16, 2002
    Publication date: June 19, 2003
    Inventors: Reiner Fischer, Christoph Erdelen, Thomas Bretschneider
  • Patent number: 6511942
    Abstract: The invention relates to new phenyl-substituted cyclic ketoenols of the formula (I) in which Het represents one of the groups wherein A, B, D, G, X, Y and Z have the meaning given in the description, several processes and intermediate products for their preparation and their use as pest control agents and herbicides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 2, 2000
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2003
    Assignee: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Folker Lieb, Hermann Hagemann, Arno Widdig, Michael Ruther, Reiner Fischer, Thomas Bretschneider, Christoph Erdelen, Ulrike Wachendorff-Neumann, Hans-Joachim Santel, Markus Dollinger, Alan Graff, Norbert Mencke, Andreas Turberg, Peter Dahmen
  • Patent number: 6407040
    Abstract: A composition and method for reducing plant transpiration and preventing drought-induced wilting and for reducing water use by crops is disclosed. The composition includes an aqueous solution of chitosan and a nonphytotoxic acid. In an embodiment, the chitosan is derived from ground fungal mycelia.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 17, 2000
    Date of Patent: June 18, 2002
    Assignee: Vanson, Inc.
    Inventor: Everett J. Nichols