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This invention relates to an isolated cellulose synthase promoter, methods for genetically altering cellulose and lignin biosynthesis, and to methods for improving strength properties of juvenile wood and fiber in trees. The invention further relates to methods for identifying regulatory elements in a cellulose synthase promoter and to methods for augmenting expression of polynucleotides operably linked to a cellulose synthase promoter.
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Chiang, Vincent Lee C.; Joshi, Chandrashekhar P.; Wu, Luguang; and Carraway, Daniel T., "Cellulose synthase promoter and method for modifiying cellulose and lignin biosynthesis in plants" (2007). Michigan Tech Patents. 10.