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Company Information:

Name: APPLIED FOOD TECHNOLOGIES LLC
Address: 3610 NW 42ND TERRACE
Gainesville, FL 32606-8110
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
URL: N/A
Phone: (352) 376-9762

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $255,122.00 3
SBIR Phase II $334,866.00 1

Award List:

Species Identification of Red Snapper by a Discriminating PCR-Based Diagnostic

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: LeeAnn Applewhite
Award Amount: $79,737.00
Abstract:
"Global demands for red snapper have resulted in an unprecedented rise in mislabeling and substitution of the legally designated red snapper species, Lutjanus campechanus, with lesser-valued, related snapper species. Due to the immense popularity and high value of red snapper, economic fraud related… More

PCR Based Diagnostic for Species Identification of Red Snapper and Other Commercial Snapper Species

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: LeeAnn Applewhite, Chief Executive Officer
Award Amount: $334,866.00
Abstract:
Red snapper, Lutjanus campechanus, is one of the most economically important fish species in the Gulf of Mexico. While there are numerous species of snapper marketed worldwide, in the United States L. campechanus is known as the true red snapper and the only species that can legally be labeled… More

Traceability of Shrimp Utilizing Trace Elemental Analysis

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: LeeAnn Applewhite, Chief Executive Officer
Award Amount: $79,310.00
Abstract:
Globalization of our seafood supply, the lack of international standards, and the numerous reported instances of fraudulent labeling of seafood products has reduced consumer confidence in seafood across the country. In addition, concerns of this rampant mislabeling of seafood products, which could… More

Definitive Molecular Markers for Speciation of Tuna: Genus Thunnus

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: LeeAnn Applewhite, Chief Executive Officer – (386) 418-3661
Award Amount: $96,075.00
Abstract:
Ranked as one of the world's most valuable commercial seafood, tuna species belonging to the Thunnus genus are considered the most important and endangered fish in worldwide trade. Extensive research to develop methods to distinguish Thunnus at the species level has significantly contributed to… More