Developing Novel Rice Cultivars with Improved Processing Properties

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Agriculture
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$285,965.00
Award Year:
2004
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
2004-33610-14989
Agency Tracking Number:
2003-00090
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Anawah, Inc.
1102 Columbia St., Suite 600, Seattle, WA, 98104
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
Charles Moehs
(206) 903-0262
max@anawah.com
Business Contact:
Vic Knauf
CTO
(206) 903-0262
vic@abawah.com
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
Rice bran spoils rapidly because the oils become rancid due to the activity of particular lipase enzymes. Thus rice bran, though an abundant by-product of milling, has little value. Our project may lead to improved rice varieties that have bran that is less prone to spoilage.

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