Recent News: 2012-2014
June 3, 2014
Plant Sensory Systems issued US patent 8,742,204 titled “Metabolic Regulators”. The patent describes a platform technology that uses proteins to bind specific signaling molecules in plants to modulate their activity.
November 12, 2013
Plant Sensory Systems issued US patents 8,581,040 and 8,581,041 titled “Methods of Producing GABA”. These patents further strengthen the Company’s original patent claims as “Continuation In Parts” (CIPs) of US patent 8,106,261.
January 8, 2013
Syngenta Biotechnology signs licensing agreement with Plant Sensory Systems to evaluate nitrogen use efficiency in sugarcane and rice
December 11, 2012
Plant Sensory Systems awarded $1.8 million from ARPA-E to develop high-output, low-input energy beets, optimized for biofuel production
November 7, 2012
Plant Sensory Systems receives the Maryland Industrial Partnerships 25th Anniversary Impact Award for recognition of economic impact in agriculture
August 1, 2012
Plant Sensory Systems signs exclusive license agreement with Bayer CropScience for nitrogen use efficiency in wheat
January 31, 2012
Plant Sensory Systems issued US patent 8,106,261 titled “Methods of Producing GABA”. The patent describes ways to produce gamma aminobutyric acid (GABA) in plants to enhance their performance.
January 9, 2012
Plant Sensory Systems and Towson University receive a Phase II partnership grant from The Maryland Industrial Partnerships (MIPS) Program for the production of nematode resistant soybean