Navigation Links
Oberon FMR Wins Top Prize at BioWest 2008 Venture Showcase Competition
Date:12/9/2008

otein-rich ingredient for animal feed using a proprietary process. The term "FMR" is an acronym for "fish meal replacement." The protein that results is in high demand by feed companies - in particular by manufacturers supplying feed to industrial-size fish farms around the world, an industry that generates roughly $13 billion per year in sales and is projected to continue to grow. The company is currently conducting feeding trials both with large feed manufacturers and third-party research institutions across multiple species, including shrimp and trout.

According to Oberon CEO Randy Swenson, the company is seeking funding from investors "who have an interest in sustainability, aquaculture, and social issues associated with world hunger and eco-friendly means of waste management." Given the increasingly high cost to dispose of biosolids generated during traditional wastewater treatment, Oberon's method is believed to represent a significant cost savings for food and beverage companies. In addition, the technology could signify potential public relations coups for those who use it, due to increased consumer awareness of and support for products and companies that strive to "go green" in their manufacturing processes.

Oberon was founded in 2002 by Randy Swenson, Andrew Logan, and Seth Terry. Conceptual development, however, began over eight years ago in 2000 by Logan and Terry. According to company co
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2008 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related biology technology :

1. Digital pioneer wins national physics prize
2. Thomson Scientific Salutes Nobel Laureate Prize Winners, Many of Whom Were Selected as Thomson Scientific Laureates in 2006
3. Biotechnology Needed to Help Meet Growing Global Needs for Food, Feed, Fuel and Materials, DuPont Chairman & CEO Says at World Food Prize
4. Harborview Medical Center in Seattle Receives Prestigious $100,000 Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service
5. American Scientists Named as Laureates of the 2008 (24th) Japan Prize
6. For creating new field of science, Texas chemist wins international prize
7. Baxters Costa Rica Facility Recognized With Shingo Prize for Excellence in Manufacturing
8. Leading Geneticist Francis Collins Named First Recipient of the Inamori Ethics Prize at Case Western Reserve University
9. March of Dimes Awards $250,000 Prize to Leaders in Understanding Embryonic Development
10. NeuroFocus Chief Science Advisor Wins Humboldt Prize
11. EnterPrize Business Plan Competition Announces Final Phase Winners of Cash Awards Totaling $45,000
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Oberon FMR Wins Top Prize at BioWest 2008 Venture Showcase Competition
(Date:8/27/2014)... mysteries is how plants survive impact by the ... rays, while using this energy for photosynthesis. The ... plant,s blades quickly dissipate the energy throughout the ... at DTU Physics have now managed to successfully ... bacteria contain light-absorbing proteins which play a role ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... , Aug. 27, 2014  A novel ... to help physicians better identify early-stage disease, when ... disability, according to a new study in The ... Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX ) and other ... 14-3-3eta protein outperformed conventional antibody-serum testing, including rheumatoid ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... , Aug. 27, 2014 Research and ... "Global Enzyme for Pulp & Paper Industry Report 2014" ... Global Enzyme for Pulp & Paper Industry Report 2014 ... state of the global enzyme for pulp & paper ... of the industry including definitions, classifications, applications and industry ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... FL (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 BIOEQUA, ... applied through the use of a handheld spray, has ... the United States. , The brand began with ... BIOEQUA researchers were surprised to learn that the application ... made extremely small and delivered directly to skin's basal ...
Breaking Biology Technology:DTU researchers film protein quake for the first time 2Novel Biomarker Detects Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Better than Conventional Methods Alone, According to Journal of Rheumatology Study 2Novel Biomarker Detects Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Better than Conventional Methods Alone, According to Journal of Rheumatology Study 3Novel Biomarker Detects Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Better than Conventional Methods Alone, According to Journal of Rheumatology Study 4Global Enzyme for Pulp & Paper Industry Report 2014 2BIOEQUA'S EQUA ESSENTIAL Product Line Redefines Skin Care & Now Available in America 2
... life sciences nanotechnology company, has received a $1.6 million ... , ,The Small Business Innovation Research grant is for ... technology to enable faster screening of drugs for treatment ... liquid crystals to measure topography on a nanoscopic scale. ...
... Bruker AXS , a supplier of X-ray solutions for life ... announced on Tuesday the introduction of a new detector and ... systems were unveiled at the 2005 International Union of Crystallography ... imaging detector for macromolecular X-ray crystallography, was designed with zero ...
... investors and government representatives have suggested a series of ... stimulate investments in high-growth industries. , ,Their suggestions were ... more on that hearing, read: , Regulations still ... is a list of some of the key recommendations: ...
Cached Biology Technology:Suggestions offered to foster high-growth business investment 2
(Date:8/27/2014)... 27, 2014  WaferGen Bio-systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: WGBS) today ... public offering of units of common stock and warrants ... proceeds of $20 million, prior to deducting underwriting discounts ... The shares and warrants are immediately separable and will ... in the offering consists of 2,000 shares of common ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... A big step in understanding the mysteries of the ... three analyses that provide the most detailed comparison yet ... and human function. , The research, appearing August ... how the information encoded in the three species, genomes ... are organized into chromosomes. , The results add billions ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... , Aug. 27, 2014 Reportlinker.com ... available in its catalogue: Law Enforcement ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p02316674/Law-Enforcement-Biometrics-Market-in-North-America-2014-2018.html About Biometrics ... individuals on the basis of their physical or ... of both physiological traits such as fingerprints, face ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):WaferGen Bio-Systems Announces Successful Completion of Public Offering Raising $20 Million 2WaferGen Bio-Systems Announces Successful Completion of Public Offering Raising $20 Million 3Encyclopedia of how genomes function gets much bigger 2Encyclopedia of how genomes function gets much bigger 3Encyclopedia of how genomes function gets much bigger 4Law Enforcement Biometrics Market in North America 2014-2018 2Law Enforcement Biometrics Market in North America 2014-2018 3Law Enforcement Biometrics Market in North America 2014-2018 4Law Enforcement Biometrics Market in North America 2014-2018 5
... research team led by Edward Yu of Iowa State University ... pumps that remove heavy metal toxins from bacteria, making them ... the Sept. 23 issue of the journal Nature . ... of physics and astronomy, of biochemistry, biophysics and molecular biology ...
... COLUMBUS, Ohio While birds living in urban areas face ... mean urban birds face more danger from nest robbers. ... 2004 to 2009 found that, as expected, rural areas that ... cats, and crows, also showed lower rates of nest survival. ...
... of plant and animal species generally increases from the North ... isn,t true for soil bacteria, according to a new study ... that the rules determining the patterns for plant and animal ... Grogan. The finding is important because one of the ...
Cached Biology News:Iowa State, Ames Lab researchers identify structure that allows bacteria to resist drugs 2More predators doesn't equal more danger for urban bird nest 2
... Validation Service enables early selection of ... by providing quantitative data for sensitivity, ... each antibody. Furthermore quantitative antibody fingerprints ... activity of your antibodies., The full-service ...
... fluorescent microscopy-based imaging system that accurately counts ... calculates cell viability, in a single test. ... variability associated with the subjective interpretation of ... EasyCount ViaSure Kit, up to six tests ...
... new generation of microarrays to detect alternative ... to rapidly elucidate alternatively spliced events in ... drug discovery. The service combines ExonHits proprietary ... customized analysis with Agilents robust microarray platform. ...
... The new Adept CE 4100 ... provides superb flow precision, with software drive ... rates from 0.001-10mL/min are selectable in 0.001mL ... inserts, are inert and bio-compatible., Pumps may ...
Biology Products: