Global Patent Index - EP 1076693 A2

EP 1076693 A2 2001-02-21 - METHOD FOR INCREASING VITAMIN C CONTENT OF PLANTS

Title (en)

METHOD FOR INCREASING VITAMIN C CONTENT OF PLANTS

Title (de)

VERFAHREN ZUM ERHÖHEN DES VITAMIN-C INHALTES IN PFLANZEN

Title (fr)

PROCEDE PERMETTANT D'AUGMENTER LA CONCENTRATION DE VITAMINE C DANS LES PLANTES

Publication

EP 1076693 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 99919141 A

Priority

  • EP 99919141 A
  • EP 9902046 W
  • EP 98302744 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9953041A2] The present invention therefore provides for the use in a plant of one or more genetic modifications capable of increasing the content of sucrose or any intermediate compound in or precursor compound to the biosynthetic pathway from sucrose to starch, to produce an increase in vitamin C content in said plant.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

C12N 15/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A01H 1/04 (2006.01); A01H 5/10 (2006.01); C12N 15/00 (2006.01); C12N 15/82 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

C12N 15/8245 (2013.01); A01H 1/04 (2013.01); A01H 5/10 (2013.01); C12N 15/8243 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9953041A3

Designated contracting state (EPC)

BE CH DE ES FR GB IT LI NL SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9953041 A2 19991021; WO 9953041 A3 19991202; AR 015263 A1 20010418; AU 3702299 A 19991101; BR 9909503 A 20001212; EP 1076693 A2 20010221; HU 0102080 A2 20010928; NO 20005036 A 20001201; NO 20005036 D0 20001006; PL 343591 A1 20010827

INPADOC legal status


2003-04-16 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20021001

2001-02-21 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000929

2001-02-21 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

- Designated State(s): BE CH DE ES FR GB IT LI NL SE