Patent Number: 6,169,190

Title: Oil of Brassica napus

Abstract: Oil produced from the seed of Brassica napus plant has an oleic acid content of 71.4-77.4% and a linoleic acid content of no more than 3%. The oil is useful in food and industrial applications. The oil has substantially improved oxidative stability relative to normal rapeseed oil, when both are identically treated with antioxidant.

Inventors: Lanuza; Juan Enrique Romero (Madison, WI), Sernyk; John Lawrence (Madison, WI)


International Classification: C11B 5/00 (20060101); C07C 051/50 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018