Bacillus thuringiensis toxins active against scarab pests Patent #: 5554534
ApplicationNo. 11692973 filed on 03/29/2007
US Classes:800/302Insect resistant plant which is transgenic or mutant
ExaminersPrimary: Kubelik, Anne R
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International ClassesA01H 5/00
AbstractCompositions and methods for protecting a plant from an insect pest are provided. In particular, novel polynucleotides and the pesticidal polypeptides they encode are provided. Methods of using the novel polynucleotides and pesticidal polypeptides of the invention to protect a plant from an insect pest are further provided. Particular embodiments of the invention provide pesticidal compositions and formulations, DNA constructs, and transformed plants, plant cells, and seeds.