Patent Number: 6,251,668

Title: Transcription coactivators

Abstract: This invention relates to an isolated nucleic acid fragment encoding a transcription coactivator. The invention also relates to the construction of a chimeric gene encoding all or a portion of the transcription coactivator, in sense or antisense orientation, wherein expression of the chimeric gene results in production of altered levels of the transcription coactivator in a transformed host cell.

Inventors: Cahoon; Rebecca E. (Wilmington, DE), Sakai; Hajime (Wilmington, DE), Butler; Karlene H. (Newark, DE), Rafalski; J. Antoni (Wilmington, DE)

Assignee: E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Company

International Classification: C12N 15/82 (20060101); C07K 14/415 (20060101); C12N 005/00 (); C07H 021/02 (); C07K 014/00 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018