Use of a Plant Universal Molecular Recognition Library for Root Knot Nematode Resistance

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Agriculture
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$80,000.00
Award Year:
2006
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
2006-33610-16825
Award Id:
80635
Agency Tracking Number:
2006-00046
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
893 North Warson Road, St. Louis, MO, 63141
Hubzone Owned:
N
Minority Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
JenniferJones
Senior Scientist
(314) 812-8008
jones@divergence.com
Business Contact:
DerekRapp
Chief Executive Officer
(314) 812-8052
rapp@divergence.com
Research Institute:
n/a
Abstract
Plant parasitic nematodes annually cause damage in excess of $8 billion in the U.S. and $78 billion worldwide. The goal of this research is to generate crops, such as cotton and tomato, with broad-spectrum, season-long resistance to root knot nematode.

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