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Company Information:

Company Name: BCN Research Laboratories, Inc.
City: Knoxville
State: TN
Zip+4: 37950
Woman-Owned: Yes
Minority-Owned: Yes
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (865) 558-6819

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $80,000.00 1
SBIR Phase II $131,940.00 1

Award List:

Interactive CD Guide for Food-Borne Fungal Identification

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Emilia Rico
Award Amount: $80,000.00
Abstract:
Filamentous microfungi (often colloquially known as "molds") are a major cause of food wastage throughout the world, accounting for the loss of about 10% of all food production. Although good textbooks on food mycology are available, a clear need exists for simpler and more visual identification… More

Interactive CD Guide for Food-Borne Fungal Indentification

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Emilia Rico, CEO/President
Award Amount: $131,940.00
Abstract:
Although good textbooks on food mycology are available, a clear need exists for simpler and more visual identification systems. Because of ease of manufacture and use, interactive potential and ability to display color pictures, the CD is the ideal medium for such a system. However nothing of this… More