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Durham, NC, 27701-3712

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Field Value
DUNS: 805889412
Hubzone Owned: Y
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Woman Owned: N
Number of Employees: 25

  1. Genome- Wide Association Studies of Root System Architecture Governing Agronomic Productivity in Sorghum

    Amount: $100,000.00

    Sorghum is a major crop for food, feed and industrial processes in the US and on the global market. It is a particularly relevant crop under the current pressures of climate change and food security b ...

    SBIR Phase I 2013 Department of Agriculture
  2. Using combinatorial control to improve transgene expression specificity in plants

    Amount: $367,711.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): It is currently estimated that 15% of the world's population is undernourished and 5 million childhood deaths a year are attributable to malnutrition. The ab ...

    STTR Phase I 2012 Department of Health and Human Services
  3. STTR Phase II: Constitutive Promoters for Crop Improvement

    Amount: $500,000.00

    This Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase II project seeks to identify new and improved promoters to create enhanced genetically modified crops. Plant biotechnology relies on the insertion ...

    STTR Phase II 2010 National Science Foundation
  4. Improving Root Architecture in Bioenergy Crops

    Amount: $400,000.00

    America's dependence on foreign oil has severe economic, national security and environmental consequences. The development of alternative fuels and renewable energy can alleviate these problems. The U ...

    SBIR Phase II 2010 Department of Agriculture
  5. Improving Root Architecture in Energy Crops

    Amount: $80,000.00

    The USDA has established research on renewable energy as a high priority. Cellulosic ethanol from perennial grasses has the potential to become an important component of America's effort to reduce its ...

    SBIR Phase I 2009 Department of Agriculture
  6. STTR Phase I: Constitutive Promoters for Crop Improvement

    Amount: $150,000.00

    This Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase I develops better gene promoters in order to allow the creation of improved genetically modified crops for food and biofuels. Gene promoters are a ...

    STTR Phase I 2008 National Science Foundation

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