GRASSROOTS BIOTECHNOLOGY, INC.
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
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
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
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
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
Genome- Wide Association Studies of Root System Architecture Governing Agronomic Productivity in SorghumAmount: $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