US 10,889,830 B2
Binary insecticidal Cry toxins
Kenneth E. Narva, Zionsville, IN (US); Huarong Li, Zionsville, IN (US); Sek Yee Tan, Carmel, IN (US); Tao Xu, Indianapolis, IN (US); Timothy D. Hey, Zionsville, IN (US); Vimbai Chikwana, Indianapolis, IN (US); and Sarah E. Worden, Indianapolis, IN (US)
Assigned to DOW AGROSCIENCES LLC, Indianapolis, IN (US)
Filed by Dow AgroSciences LLC, Indianapolis, IN (US)
Filed on Sep. 20, 2017, as Appl. No. 15/709,691.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/402,316, filed on Sep. 30, 2016.
Prior Publication US 2018/0094277 A1, Apr. 5, 2018
Int. Cl. C12N 15/82 (2006.01); C07K 14/325 (2006.01); C12N 9/00 (2006.01); A01N 25/00 (2006.01); A01N 63/10 (2020.01)
CPC C12N 15/8286 (2013.01) [A01N 25/006 (2013.01); A01N 63/10 (2020.01); C07K 14/325 (2013.01); C12N 9/93 (2013.01); C12N 15/8213 (2013.01); G01N 2430/12 (2013.01); Y02A 40/162 (2018.01)] 6 Claims
 
1. A method for controlling a coleopteran pest which comprises exposing the gut of said coleopteran pest to an effective combination of a potentiator protein and a toxin protein, wherein the potentiator protein comprises a functional amino acid sequence comprising a polypeptide having at least 95% sequence identity to SEQ ID NO:2.