Pasteuria Bioscience, LLC

12085 Research Drive, Suite 185
Alachua, FL 32615

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $80K
First Award Date 01/01/06
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/06

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Hewlett Thomas E. Hewlett 1 Message
Smith Kelly Smith 1 Message

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 2006
Budget: 01/01/06 - 12/31/06

The horticulture industry loses many perennial plants to disease caused by root-knot nematode infestations. No effective pesticides are available due to their toxicity, both to humans and the plants themselves. This project examines the efficacy of Pasteuria penetrans, a naturally-occurring parasite of nematodes, for control of a mixed infestati...