Patent Number: 6,169,234

Title: Hybrid maize plant and seed 36B08

Abstract: According to the invention, there is provided a hybrid maize plant, designated as 36B08, produced by crossing two Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc. proprietary inbred maize lines. This invention relates to the hybrid seed 36B08, the hybrid plant produced from the seed, and variants, mutants, and trivial modifications of hybrid 36B08. This invention also relates to methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more transgenes and to the transgenic maize plants produced by that method. This invention further relates to methods for producing maize lines derived from hybrid maize line 36B08 and to the maize lines derived by the use of those methods.

Inventors: Fullerton; Samuel G. (Parndorf, AT)

Assignee: Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc.

International Classification: A01H 5/10 (20060101); A01H 005/00 (); A01H 003/00 (); A01H 004/00 (); C12N 015/29 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018