TechConnect Innovation Program

Enzymes for Control and Prevention of Biofilms

Lehigh University, PA, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

Engineered alignate lyase enzymes with enhanced activity against a broad range of microbial biofilms

Primary Application Area: Biotech & Biological Sciences

Technology Development Status: Prototype

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 3

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: Enzyme is compatible with current disinfectant formulations, and has compatibility with acids, detergents and quaternary amines.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab

National Innovation Awardee

Showcase Booth #: 531

Website: www.lehigh.edu

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date:

Primary Sources of Funding: Angel, Friends, Family, Personal Savings, University, Other

Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners