Seagenes Inc.

236 Bonita Ave
Peidmont, CA 94611

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 3
Total Value of Awards $295K
First Award Date 01/01/94
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/95

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Kirby Dr. Vicki Kirby 2
Kirby Dr. Vicky Kirby 1

3 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 1995
Budget: 01/01/95 - 12/31/95
PI: Unavailable

The depletion of natural abalone fisheries and an increase in world demand for the product has led to the development of methods for intensive commercial cultivation of abalone. Owing to the relative newness of the industry, little emphasis has been placed upon domestication and the development of gentically enhanced stocks. Transgenic technol...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 1995
Budget: 01/01/95 - 12/31/95

DEPLETION OF NATURAL FISHERIES AND INCREASED DEMAND HAS MADE ABALONE AQUCULTURE FEASIBLE. BECAUSE ABALONE AQUACULTURE IS A RELATIVELY NEW INDUSTRY, EFFECTIVE METHODS FOR DOMESTICATION HAVE YET TO BE DEVELOPED. BREEDING FOR QUANTITATIVE TRAITS--PARTICULARLY GROWTH--REQUIRE TIME FRAMES WHICH CANNOT MEET CURRENT, MUCH LESS FUTURE, DEMANDS. CLASSIC ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 1994
Budget: 01/01/94 - 12/31/94