Patent Number: 6,310,007

Title: 7,10,12-trihydroxy-8(E)-octadecenoic acid and derivatives and uses thereof

Abstract: The compound 7,10,12-trihydroxy-8(E)-octadecenoic acid (TOD) has beenproduced by bioconversion of ricinoleic acid by Pseudomonas aeruginosaPR3. TOD and derivatives thereof are useful for controlling biologicalorganisms, such as fungi and insects.

Inventors: Kuo; Tsung Min (Peoria, IL), Hou; Ching T. (Peoria, IL)


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Expiration Date: 10/32013