AquaTechnics, Inc.

455 West Bell Street
Sequim, WA 98382

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $376K
First Award Date 01/01/02
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/04

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Elston Ralph A. Elston 2 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 2004
Budget: 01/01/04 - 12/31/04

Marine fish, shrimp and shellfish are produced from marine hatcheries and nurseries but, to date, the inevitable bacterial colonization of these systems has been an uncontrolled variable. Proposed Phase II research builds on very promising Phase I laboratory studies showing that beneficial (probiotic) bacteria improved the survival rate of oyste...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 2002
Budget: 01/01/02 - 12/31/02

There has been increasing interest in the use of beneficial bacteria (probiotic bacteria) to exclude bacterial pathogens in the intensive aquaculture of bivalve mollusk seed, shrimp postlarvae, and larval fish. As our work and that of others have shown, marine bacterial strains with probiotic activity are not uncommon. However, a validated metho...