Document Type

Patent

Publication Date

2-3-1998

Abstract

A novel soybean seed and plant designated A17 having ATCC Accession No. 40539 and its descendents are provided. Such soybean exhibits an unusually low linolenic acid (C18:3) content of less than 2.5% by weight based upon the total fatty acid content in the endogenously formed vegetable oil. Also, the palmitic acid (C16:0) content of the endogenously formed vegetable oil is elevated and is at least 15.1% by weight based upon the total fatty acid content.

Patent Number

US 5,714,669

ISURF Reference Number

1065

Assignee

Iowa State University Research Foundation, Inc.,

Application Number

US 08/656,016

Date Filed

5-24-1996

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

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