HR Grant

July 2014 – Evolugate LLC is one of five Gainesville companies recently awarded funds through the Healthcare, Biomanufacturing, Occupational and Technology Training (HBOTT) program provided by CareerSource North Central Florida. Funded through an H1-B Technical Skills Training grant provided by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration, HBOTT allows employers to hire, train … Continue reading HR Grant

Scientific Publication

January 2012, a team of scientists at Evolugate developed a thermophilic strain of E. coli K-12. Their results were reported in the peer reviewed scientific journal “Applied and Environmental Microbiology ” published by the American Society for Microbiology (ASM). Details

Research Grant

March 2011, Evolugate was awarded a phase 1 SBIR grant from the Army Research Laboratory to increase the maximal growth temperature of a strain of heterotrophic algae. Increasing the maximal growth temperature will reduce the ratio of unsaturated fatty acids in the algal oil, and make it more suitable for conversion to bio jet-fuel. Using … Continue reading Research Grant

BMC Biotechnology Publication

August 26, 2009 : Publication. The open access journal BMC Biotechnology published a collaborative study between EVOLUGATE, LLC and scientists at the UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA that discloses the first use of our technology to experimentally evolve industrially important filamentous fungi, which are among the most widely used microorganisms for industrial applications. In this case, the goal … Continue reading BMC Biotechnology Publication