AGAVE BIOSYSTEMS INC.

Basic Information

401 E STATE ST STE 200
ITHACA, NY, 14850-4400

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Field Value
DUNS: 022552900
Hubzone Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Woman Owned: N
Number of Employees: n/a


  1. Intracellular Detection of Small Molecules in Live Cells

    Amount: $711,624.00

    ABSTRACT: Protection of first responders who are exposed to hazards including chemical warfare agents (CWAs) is a very critical need. The need is derived from not only their welfare but their abilit ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Air Force Department of Defense
  2. Identification of Patients with Clostridium Difficile Infection, Colonization and/or Reoccurrence

    Amount: $150,000.00

    Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) results in excess of 14,000 deaths and over $1 billion in excess healthcare costs annually. Early and reliable diagnosis is key for both improving treatment outco ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human Services
  3. High-capacity and Cost-effective Manufacture of Chloroperoxidase

    Amount: $374,999.00

    The chloroperoxidase enzyme from the filamentous fungus Caldariomyces fumago has applications in industrial chemical synthesis and the detection and inactivation of chemical warfare agents. Chloroper ...

    STTR Phase II 2013 Department of Defense Army
  4. Multiplex Immunoassays in the Development of Vaccines Against Enteric Pathogens

    Amount: $1,049,994.00

    Bacterial enteric pathogens causing travelers diarrhea (TD) in developing countries include enterotoxigenic E. coli (50%), Camplyobacter jejuni, Shigella sonnei and Shigella flexneri, while Norovirus ...

    SBIR Phase II 2013 Department of Defense Army
  5. Probiotics for Maintaining Dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) Health and the Readiness of the U.S. Navy"s Marine Mammal Systems

    Amount: $79,999.00

    Agave BioSystems, with their academic partners at the Mote Marine Laboratory, proposes to develop probiotic pharmaceuticals from indigenous commensal microbes to enhance gastrointestinal health in the ...

    STTR Phase I 2013 Navy Department of Defense
  6. PNA-Based Rapidly Adaptable Anti-Microbial Nanoparticles

    Amount: $1,000,000.00

    Wound management becomes increasingly challenging due to bacterial infections, especially from epidemic drug-resistant strains. To address this problem, Agave BioSystems proposes to develop a RANT (R ...

    SBIR Phase II 2013 Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Department of Defense
  7. Intracellular Detection of Small Molecules in Live Cells

    Amount: $100,000.00

    ABSTRACT: The extreme toxicity of organophosphate (OP) chemical warfare agents (CWA) is due to their specific, rapid, and irreversible reaction with cholinesterase enzymes. A significant portion of ...

    STTR Phase I 2012 Air Force Department of Defense
  8. Ionic Liquid-Based Dried Biological Specimen Materials

    Amount: $100,000.00

    Dried blood spots (DBS) analysis has many advantages over standard liquid blood sample testing including: small sample size, ease of blood sampling, room temperature storage, minimal storage size requ ...

    SBIR Phase I 2012 Department of Defense Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
  9. PNA-Based Rapidly Adaptable Anti-Microbial Nanoparticles

    Amount: $100,000.00

    Agave BioSystems proposed to develop a system of Rapidly Adaptable Nanotherapeutics (RANT) by combining advanced bioformatics, with DNA-based nanoparticles, peptide nucleic acid (PNA) antisense oligon ...

    SBIR Phase I 2012 Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Department of Defense
  10. Combinatorial PNA-CPP Molecules Targeting Plasmid Transfer and Replication to Control Antibiotic Resistance

    Amount: $99,999.00

    One major cause of the widespread of drug-resistant and virulent bacteria pathogen is the horizontal gene transfer of resistance and virulence genes in the form of plasmids. As proof-of concept for t ...

    SBIR Phase I 2012 Department of Defense Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

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