|Title: New Method to Produce Value-Added Products from Vegetable Oils|
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Technology Description: Agricultural Research Service scientists in
This invention could be used in many manufacturing and biomedical industries, such as those involved in coatings, plastics, polymers, specialty chemicals, and biomedical functions and devices.
Reference: Please refer to USPN 5,852,196 (Docket #0082.95), “12, 13, 17-Trihydroxy-9 (Z)-Octadecenoic Acid and Derivatives and Microbial Isolate for Production of the Acid,” issued on December 22, 1998 and USPN 5,900,496 (Docket #0198.96), “Microbial Production of a Novel Compound, 7,10-Dihydroxy-8-Octadecenoic Acid from Oleic Acid,” which issued on May 4, 1999. Foreign rights are not available.