ZUCHEM, INC.

Basic Information

2225 W. Harrison St.
CHICAGO, IL, 60612-4814

Company Profile

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Additional Details

Field Value
DUNS: 126677041
Hubzone Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Woman Owned: N
Number of Employees: 6


  1. High-yield production of GDP-fucose for fucosylation of molecules

    Amount: $711,370.00

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Fucosylation plays an important role in many cellular processes Fucosylated oligosaccharides in the cell are involved in many biochemical recognition processes ...

    SBIR Phase II 2015 Department of Health and Human Services National Institutes of Health
  2. Activated hexosamines from chitin for production of important oligosaccharides

    Amount: $168,163.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): UDP-GlcNAc and UDP-GalNAc comprise the core structures of glycans in glycoproteins and glycolipids. Oligosaccharides containing N-acetyl-hexosamines involved in va ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human Services
  3. Production of Activated TDP-Deoxysugars in E. coli

    Amount: $1,082,510.00

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant The ultimate goal of the proposal presented herein is to use E coli as whole cell biocatalysts for the production of a wide variety of TDP deoxysugars including d ...

    SBIR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human Services National Institutes of Health
  4. Rapid Multiplexed Nanoprobe Assays for Pluripotent Stem Cell Differentiation

    Amount: $184,763.00

    DESCRIPTION: Fucosylation plays an important role in much cellular process. Fucosylated oligosaccharides in the cell are involved in various types of biochemical recognition processes and in microbi ...

    SBIR Phase I 2013 Department of Health and Human Services
  5. Production of Activated TDP-Deoxysugars in E. coli

    Amount: $152,732.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The ultimate goal of the proposal presented herein is to use E. coli as whole cell biocatalysts for the production of a wide variety of TDP-deoxysugars including d ...

    SBIR Phase I 2012 Department of Health and Human Services
  6. SBIR Phase II:Conversion of Biodiesel Glycerol to Xylitol Co-Product

    Amount: $499,996.00

    This SBIR Phase II project will develop a method to convert the byproduct glycerol to a value-added co-product, xylitol, thereby helping to reduce the costs associated with biodiesel production. The ...

    SBIR Phase II 2010 National Science Foundation
  7. SBIR Phase I: Conversion of Biodiesel Glycerol to Xylitol Co-Product

    Amount: $148,864.00

    This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project focuses on the production of xylitol from glycerol, a byproduct of biodiesel production. By converting crude glycerol to a value-added co ...

    SBIR Phase I 2009 National Science Foundation
  8. Activated Sugars for Drug Discovery

    Amount: $773,902.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The overall goal of this proposal is to create a robust one pot, in vitro, multi-gram scale synthesis of activated sugars for drug discovery and biochemical resear ...

    SBIR Phase II 2009 Department of Health and Human Services
  9. Bioprocess for Xylitol from Hemicellulose

    Amount: $748,800.00

    When ethanol is produced from corn, only the starch is transformed, and a significant amount of byproducts is produced. If these byproducts, which are rich in sugars, could be made into a valuable pr ...

    SBIR Phase II 2008 Department of Energy
  10. Bioprocess for Xylitol from Hemicellulose

    Amount: $99,750.00

    In the production of ethanol from corn, the current process utilizes only the starch. Left unused is a significant amount of by-products, which also are produced during ethanol production. If these ...

    SBIR Phase I 2007 Department of Energy

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