CABBI Inventions and Patents

2019

Invention Disclosure: “Processing of Lipid-Producing Biomass for High Yields of Oils and Cellulosic Sugars for Biofuel Production.” Inventors: CABBI’s Deepak Kumar and Vijay Singh, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Invention Report Date: Sept. 24, 2019

Invention Disclosure: “Methods for High-Throughput Evaluation of Ligase Fidelity and Design Scheme for Highly Efficient, Scar-less Golden Gate Assembly and Point Mutation” (read more about this newly invented technique). Inventors: Mohammad HamediRad, Scott Weisberg, Ran Chao, Jiazhang Lian, and CABBI co-PI Huimin Zhao, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Invention Report Date: April 18, 2019

Invention Disclosure: “A CRISPR/Cas9-Based Tool for Genome Editing in Issatchenkia orientalis” (read more about this newly invented technique). Inventors: Vinh Tran, Mingfeng Cao, Zia Fatma, and CABBI co-PI Huimin Zhao, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Invention Report Date: Jan. 25, 2019

Invention Disclosure: “A High-Efficiency CRISPR/Cas9 Genome Editing System in Rhodosporidium toruloides” (read more about this newly invented technique). Inventors: John Carl Schultz, Mingfeng Cao, and CABBI co-PI Huimin Zhao, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Invention Report Date: Jan. 16, 2019

2018

Invention Disclosure: “Cooperative Asymmetric Reactions Combining Photocatalysis and Enzymatic Catalysis” (read more about this newly invented technique). Inventors: CABBI Co-PI Huimin Zhao and Yajie Wang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; as well as John F. Hartwig and Zachary C. Litman, University of California at Berkeley. Invention Report Date: July 27, 2018

Invention Disclosure: “Use of CRISPR/Cas9 with Consensus Guide RNA to Reduce Alpha Prolamins for Digestibility and Lysine Improvements in Sorghum and Maize” (read more about this newly invented technique). Inventors: David Holding and CABBI Co-PI Thomas Clemente, University of Nebraska at Lincoln. Invention Report Date: June 20, 2018