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Company Information:

Company Name: Biosystems Technologies Inc.
City: Durham
State: NC
Zip+4: 27706
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $49,987.00 1
SBIR Phase II $215,000.00 1

Award List:

A SYSTEMS APPROACH TO THE PHYSIOLOGICAL BASIS FOR HYBRID VIGOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Robert L Musser
Award Amount: $49,987.00

A SYSTEMS APPROACH TO THE PHYSIOLOGICAL BASIS FOR HYBRID VIGOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Robert L Musser
Award Amount: $215,000.00
Abstract:
The physiological-thermodynamic basis for hybrid vigor (yield heterosis) in corn and other crops is not presently known. thus, development and selection of inbred lines for hybrid vigor relies on general knowledge about heterotic groups, numerous crosses, and extensive field tests to achieve theā€¦ More