Plant Polyphenols, LLC

P. O. Box 12522
Alexandria, LA 71315

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 3
Total Value of Awards $435K
First Award Date 01/01/02
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/04

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Hemingway Richard W. Hemingway 3 Message

3 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

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

Plant polyphenols classified as proanthocyanidins or condensed tannins have demonstrated potential to improve health. However, interest in these compounds is limited because individual compounds are found in low proportions in complex mixtures obtained from plant extracts. The work in this project is directed to finding a way to make rare or nov...

Phase 1 SBIR

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

The flavonoids are well known for their potent antioxidant properties and have potential to improve health. However, it is is essential that the structures of new compounds are proven prior to study of their physiological activity. Current approaches to proof of structure of these compounds are costly and time consuming. We propose to demonstrat...

Phase 1 SBIR

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

Flavonoids and proanthocyanidins are potent anti-oxidants and have recently found considerable interest in their potential for reducing risks or treatments of heart disease, cancer, and microbial infections. To make further progress in understanding the biological significance of these compounds, it is necessary to provide biologists with gram t...