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Company Information:

Company Name: Applied Food Technologies, Inc.
City: Alachua
State: FL
Zip+4: 32615-
Woman-Owned: Yes
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 $94,640.00 1
SBIR Phase II $450,000.00 1

Award List:

Definitive Molecular Markers for Speciation of Fresh and Canned Tuna: Genus Thunnus

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: LeeAnn Applewhite, President – 386-418-3661
Award Amount: $450,000.00
Ranked as one of the world's most valuable commercial seafood, tuna species belonging to the Thunnus genus are considered the most important and endangered fish in worldwide trade. Extensive research to develop methods to distinguish Thunnus at the species level has significantly contributed to… More

Development of a Robust, Accurate, and Automated Method for Species and Origin Identification in Processed Seafood

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOC / NOAA
Principal Investigator: LeeAnn Applewhite, President – (386) 418-3661
Award Amount: $94,640.00
The accurate identification of seafood species and origin has become an extremely important topic in the food industry. Mislabeling a lower valued seafood product to represent a species of higher value constitute economic fraud. In addition, this mislabeling compromises proper geographic origin… More