Issued Patents

JBEI has an expanding patent portfolio of US and global patent applications, leading to an increasing number of issued patents.  To date, the following patents have been issued:

 IP NumberCountryIP TitleInventorsLBNL Ref.
17985567USHost Cells and Methods for Producing 3-Methyl-2-buten-1-ol, 3-Methyl-3-buten-1-ol, and 3-Methyl-butan-1-olHoward H. Chou and Jay Keasling2392-01
28420833USProducing Biofuels Using Polyketide SynthasesJeffrey L. Fortman, Leonard Katz and Jay Keasling2540-01
38569023USProducing Dicarboxylic Acids Using Polyketide SynthasesJeffrey L. Fortman, Leonard Katz and Jay Keasling 2541-01
48552169USTranscription factor-based biosensor Jeffrey Dietrich and Jay Keasling2710-01
58790542USNovel compositions and methods useful for ionic liquid treatment of biomass, InvDean C. Dibble, Aurelia A.Cheng and Anthe George2729-01
68652804USTranscription factor-based biosensors for detecting dicarboxylic acids Jeffrey Dietrich and Jay Keasling2982-01
79040282USProducing Dicarboxylic Acids Using Polyketide Synthases,Jeffrey L. Fortman, Leonard Katz and Jay Keasling 2541-08
88852902USProducing a Trimethylpentanoic Acid Using Hybrid Polyketide SynthasesJeffrey L. Fortman, Leonard Katz and Jay Keasling2825-01
99109175USIsoprenoid Based Alternative Diesel FuelJay Keasling, Taek Soon Lee and Pamela Patricia Peralta-Yahya 2837-01
109157130USRecovery of Sugars from Ionic Liquid Biomass Liquor by Solvent ExtractionHarvey W. Blanch, Bradley Holmes, Timothy Brennan and Blake A. Simmons2750-01
119200298USHost Cells and Methods for Producing Isoprenyl AlkanoatesTaek Soon Lee, Jeffrey L. Fortman and Jay Keasling2391-01
129290768USEngineered Microorganisms Having Resistance to Ionic LiquidsMichael Thelen and Thomas L. Ruegg3127-02
139322042USThermophilic Cellulases Compatible with Ionic Liquid Pretreatment for Simultaneous Pretreatment and Saccharification of Cellulosic BiomassHarvey W. Blanch, Rajat Sapra, Bradley Holmes, Zhiwei Chen, Supratim Datta and Blake A. Simmons2666-01
149334514USHybrid Polyketide SynthasesJeffrey Fortman, Leonard Katz, Jay Keasling, Sean Poust, Jingwei Zhang and Sergey Zotchev2820-01
159376691USFusion Proteins Useful for Producing PinenePamela Patricia Peralta-Yahya and Jay Keasling 2895-03
169361427USScar-Less Multi-Part DNA Assembly Design AutomationNathan J. Hillson 2928-01
179376728US Useful halophilic, thermostable and ionic liquids tolerant cellulasesTao Zhang, Supratim Datta, Edward M. Rubin and Blake A. Simmons3028-02
189382553USHost Cells and Methods for Producing 1-Deoxyxylulose 5-phosphate (DXP) and/or a DXP Derived CompoundJames Kirby, Jeffrey L Fortman, Minobu Nishimoto and Jay Keasling 3006-01
199403915USCompositions and methods useful for ionic liquid treatment of biomassDean C. Dibble, Aurelia Cheng and Anthe George2729-03
209428726USModified Host Cells with Efflux PumpsJay Keasling, Aindrila Mukhopadhyay and Mary J Dunlop2845-01
219556458USBacterial Production of Methyl KetonesHarry R Beller and Ee-Been Goh3063-03
229624482USNovel thermophilic cellobiohydrolaseRajat Sapra, Joshua Park, Supratim Datta and Blake A. Simmons
239631210US
Methods For Increasing Production Of 3-Methyl-2-Butenol Using Fusion ProteinsHoward H Chou and Jay Keasling3112-03
249637766USHost Cells and Methods for Producing 1-Deoxyxylulose 5-phosphate (DXP) and/or a DXP Derived Compound (Divisional)James Kirby, Jeffrey L Fortman, Minobu Nishimoto and Jay Keasling3006-03
259708624USModulation of Expression of Acyl Transferases to Modify Hydroxycinnamic Acid ContentLaura E Bartley, Pamela C Ronald and Henrik Vibe Scheller2915-03
269725749USGlycoside Hydrolases Having Multiple Hydrolase ActivitiesSwapnil R Chhabra, Dylan C Chivian, Zhiwei Chen, Gregory Friedland and Blake A. Simmons3057-03
279745587USNovel Nucleic Acid Constructs Containing Orthogonal Site Selective Recombinases (OSSRs)Joshua M Gilmore, John E Dueber and J. Christopher Anderson2593-01
289738901USRegulation of Galactan Synthase Expression to Modify Galactan Content in PlantsHenrik Vibe Scheller and Joshua L Heazlewood3144-03
299765044USSynthesis of Novel Ionic Liquids from Lignin-Derived Compounds Blake A. Simmons, Seema Singh, Aaron M. Socha and Maxime Bergeron2013-042-04
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Ionic Liquid-Tolerant Cellullase Enzymes Blake A. Simmons, Joshua Park, Kenneth L. Sale, Steven W Singer and John M Gladden3264-02
31103403016ChinaSpatially Modified Gene Expression in PlantsDominique Loque and Henrik Vibe Scheller2930-06
329816101US
Improving Drought and Submergence Tolerance in PlantsPamela C Ronald, Hewei Du, Yufan Zhou and Nir Oksenberg2014-108-03
3312842733.3FranceBacterial Production of Methyl Bacterial Production of Methyl KetonesKetonesHarry R Beller and Ee-Been Goh3063-05
34 602012040706.9 GermanyBacterial Production of Methyl KetonesHarry R Beller and Ee-Been Goh3063-06
3512842733.3UKBacterial Production of Methyl KetonesHarry R Beller and Ee-Been Goh3063-07
369856461US
Producing alpha-olefins using polyketide synthasesJeffrey L Fortman, Leonard Katz, Eric J Steen and Jay Keasling2809-17
379862982USUseful halophilic, thermostable and ionic liquids tolerant cellulasesTao Zhang, Supratim Datta, Edward M. Rubin;Blake A. Simmons *3028-03
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USGrowth Arrested Cells Useful for Producing CompoundsJay Keasling and Gregory Bokinsky
392763-03
USInhibition of Snl6 Expression for Biofuel ProductionBecky Bart, Mawsheng Chern, Pamela C Ronald and Miguel Vega-Sanchez
402878-01
USHost Cells and Methods for Producing Diacid CompoundsJay Keasling, Eric J Steen, Jeffrey L Fortman and Jeffrey Dietrich