Patent Number: 7,101,684

Title: Modified modular polyketide synthase

Abstract: Modular polyketide synthases modified so as not to incorporate natural starter units can be used for clean synthesis of novel polyketides.

Inventors: Khosla; Chaitan (Palo Alto, CA), Pieper; Rembert (Washington, DC), Luo; Guanglin (Madison, CT), Cane; David (Providence, RI)

Assignee: Stanford University

International Classification: C12P 1/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 9/05/02018