Document Type

Patent

Publication Date

9-17-1996

Abstract

A method is described for producing soybean varieties and lines exhibiting palmitic acid content of at least about 14.0% and a stearic acid content of at least about 14.0%. Such high saturated fatty acid content soybeans may also, if desired, have a linolenic acid content of less than about 3.0%. The novel soybean lines are obtained by crossing A6 and A17 or by crossing A89-259098 with AX4663-5-4-5.

Patent Number

US 5,557,037

ISURF Reference Number

1288

Assignee

Iowa State University Research Foundation, Inc.,

Application Number

US 08/375,340

Date Filed

1-19-1995

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

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