Exogene Corp.

22 East Huntington Drive, Suite 111
Monrovia, CA 91016

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $48.8K
First Award Date 01/01/90
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/90

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Hughes Dr. Dallas E Hughes 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: 1990
Budget: 01/01/90 - 12/31/90

OXYGEN LIMITATION IS A MAJOR OBSTACLE IN ANTIBIOTIC FERMENTATIONS THAT UTILIZE THE AEROBIC BACTERIA STREPTOMYCES. CURRENT METHODS TO INCREASE OXYGEN TRANSFER TO STREPTOMYCES INCLUDE IMPROVED BIOREACTOR DESIGN AND MODIFIED CULTURE MEDIA. A NOVEL APPROACH TO THE PROBLEM OF OXYGEN TRANSFER IS THE DEVELOPMENT OF STRAINS THAT CAN OBTAIN OXYGEN FROM T...