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. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  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. 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
  9. 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
  10. Activated Sugars for Drug Discovery

    Amount: $100,231.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Natural product glycosylation is vital for the discovery of new pharmaceutical compounds. While it has been recognized for some time that many biologically active ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 Department of Health and Human Services

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