Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Technology

Compositions And Methods For Aquaculture

Methods and compositions for increasing the growth rate of a prey fish are described. A method includes contacting the prey fish with a water-soluble growth promoting factor in an amount effective to ...
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Terence Barry | P160128US03

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Feruloyl-Coa: Monolignol Transferases

The invention relates to feruloyl-CoA:monolignol transferase enzymes and nucleic acids encoding the feruloyl-CoA:monolignol transferase enzymes. The enzymes and/or the nucleic acids enable incorporati...
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John Ralph, Steven Karlen, Brian Fox, Emily Beebe, Craig Bingman, Rebecca Smith | P170158US02

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Oat Plants Having Increased Beta-Glucan Levels

The invention provides oat seed and plants that have increased beta-glucan levels. The invention further provides seed and plants of the oat variety X8787-1 and progeny produced with at least one of t...
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John Mochon | P130166US05

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P-Coumaroyl-Coa:Monolignol Transferases

The invention is directed to p-coumaroyl-CoA:monolignol transferase enzymes, nucleic acids encoding p-coumaroyl-CoA:monolignol transferase enzymes, and inhibitory nucleic acids adapted to inhibit the ...
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John Ralph, Steven Karlen, Rebecca Smith, Emily Beebe, Craig Bingman, Brian Fox | P170159US02

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METHODS INVOLVING WHEY PROTEIN ISOLATES

The present invention concerns methods and compositions that involve whey protein isolates. Methods of the invention include purification processes for preparing whey proteins that are substantially n...
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Mark Etzel, Thomas Helm, Harit Vyas | P09220US

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Retrofit Peltier Cooling Device

Insulated storage containers, i.e., coolers, continue to serve as the primary means for the portable preservation of food and beverages. Coolers are often essential for camping, picnics, tailgating, ...
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Brandon Behringer | T180052US02

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Thioesterases And Their Use

Disclosed are nucleotide sequences encoding thioesterase enzymes, methods for their production, their use in methods to form thioesters, and their use in methods of screening for other wild type bacte...
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James Steele, Mateo Budinich, Tarun Bhowmik, Jeffrey Broadbent, Dennis Welker | P110047US02

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Methods Of Gene Editing And Transforming Cannabis

Disclosed herein are methods for the production of Cannabis meristem explants from dry seeds. Also described are methods of transforming and gene editing using the Cannabis meristem explants disclosed...
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Michael Petersen, Edward Williams, Robert Harnish, Heidi Kaeppler, Brian Martinell, Ray Collier, Frank McFarland, Shawn Kaeppler | P190291US04

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Sparkling Beverage With Reduced Carbon Footprint

A method of enhancing the aroma of a wine or beverage conducts flavorful volatiles from a separately occurring fermentation process as driven by the expressed carbon dioxide of the fermentation proces...
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Jerrold Robaidek | P190252US01

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Residue Monitoring

A residue management system or method can be implemented for an agricultural harvester that includes a residue processing system. A sensor arrangement can be in communication with one or more componen...
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Kevin Shinners, Cyrus Nigon | P180232US02

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Genetic Testing For Inherited Peripheral Neuropathy

Methods for diagnosing propensity to exhibit acquired peripheral neuropathy in dogs are described. The methods and kits test dogs for presence of a disease-associated genomic variant. Presence of the ...
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Peter Muir, Susannah Sample, John Svaren | P180279US02

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Apparatus For Assessing And Harvesting Peas

Measurements of pea tenderness comparable to those provided by mechanical tenderometers are provided through analysis of an infrared spectrum of shelled peas. These measurements may be output directly...
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Matthew Digman | P200125US01

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