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Technology Transfer

Office of Technology Transfer
OTT@uidaho.edu
phone: (208) 885-4550
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Morrill Hall 414
PO Box 443003
Moscow, ID 83844-3003

Licensed Technologies

  • Non-Agriculture Technologies

    (LIC-00094) A Soil Stabilizing Process 
    Summary - Indigenous bacteria are used to precipitate calcite in saturated, liquefiable soil and that the calcite can be precipitated in a quantity sufficient to improve the strength and stiffness of the soil.
    Status - License exclusively, worldwide to BioCement Technologies, Inc.


    (LIC-00069) A Web-based System for INBRE (Idea Network of Biomedical Research Excellence) Administrative Reporting
    Summary - A web-based system for administrative reporting on major federally funded program. By implementing this software, the users can increase their reporting efficiency greatly.
    Status - Licensed exclusively, worldwide


    (LIC-00066) Intercalator-Functionalized Oligonucleotides Invader Probes for Detecting Nucleic Acid Targets
    Summary - A probe comprising one or more pairs of monomers capable of targeting a nucleic acid target. The pair of monomers are arranged in a manner that promotes thermoinstability of the probe complex, thus producing a probe capable of locating and/or detecting a target.
    Status - Licensed exclusively in "animal reproduction" field of use, worldwide.
    Currently Available in other Fields of Use


    (LIC-00064) Reactive Filtration Technology known as Blue-CAT
    Summary - A method for treating waste water includes passing ozonized waste water through a bed of moving sand.
    Status - Licensed exclusively, worldwide


    (LIC-00063) Viral Infection Detection
    Summary - A method for determining the presence of a viral infection in an animal not known to have been infected with a virus or other disease-causing microbial organism by determining the level of Mx protein or other Type I Interferon-inducible protein in the animal.
    Status - Licensed exclusively, worldwide


    (LIC-00060) Method for Determining of the Pregnancy Status of Ungulates
    Summary - A method and kit for determining whether an animal is not pregnant, or is pregnant following a breeding. The level of expression of a pregnancy induced protein is determined in an animal for which pregnancy status information is desired and the level is compared to that of the level in animals that are not pregnant.
    Status - Licensed exclusively, worldwide
    » Learn more about artificial breeding


    (LIC-00059) Reactive Filtration Technology known as Blu-PRO
    Summary - A method for removing phosphorus, arsenic or a heavy metal from water includes introducing a metal salt reagent into the water at a molar ratio of 5:1 to 200:1 to the phosphorous or the arsenic in the water and passing the water through a bed of moving sand.
    Status - Licensed exclusively, worldwide
    » Learn more about Blu-PRO


    (LIC-00007) Research-Based Education Program known as BlockFest
    Summary - A research-based exhibit that helps raise awareness of early math and science learning by offering hands-on block play experiences to families with young children.
    Status - Licensed exclusively
    » Learn more from the 2007 Idaho PAT Annual Report
    » Learn more from the Idaho Impact newsletter


    (LIC-00003) Method and System for Recovering Metal from Metal-Containing Material
    Summary - A method and system for recovering metals, such as uranium, from metal-containing materials, particularly by extraction in a liquid or supercritical-fluid solvent.
    Status - Licensed exclusively
    » Learn more in this Radwaste Solutions article

  • Agriculture Technologies

    Pacific Gold (OTT case 97-003)
    Summary - ‘Pacific Gold’ (Brassica juncea L.) is a pure-line (near homozygous) condiment India mustard cultivar that was selected for high adaptability to dry land farming regions of northern Idaho and eastern Washington. ‘Pacific Gold’ is most similar to the India condiment mustard cultivar ‘Cutlass’.
    Licensed non-exclusively.

    IdaGold (OTT case 97-004)
    Summary - ‘IdaGold’ (Sinapis alba L.) is an open-pollinated cultivar selected for high adaptation to the dry-land environments of the Pacific Northwest (Idaho, Oregon and Washington). IdaGold is most similar to the condiment yellow mustard cultivar ‘Tilney’.
    Licensed non-exclusively.

    Athena (OTT case 03-028)
    Summary - ‘Athena’ (Brassica napus L.) is a near-homozygous winter rapeseed cultivar with canola-quality seed oil and canola-quality seed meal, selected for high adaptability to the dry land an irrigated regions of the inland Pacific Northwest.
    Licensed non-exclusively.

    Sterling (OTT case 97-028)
    Summary - ‘Sterling’ (Brassica napus L.) is a pure-line (near homozygous) spring industrial rapeseed cultivar with high erucic acid content in seed oil and canola-quality seed meal, selected for high adaptability to environments throughout the Pacific Northwest region (Idaho, Oregon, Washington and Montana). ‘Sterling’ is similar in plant height, plant morphology, and maturity to the spring rapeseed (canola) cultivar ‘Legend’. Oil quality of Sterling is significantly different from Legend, with ‘Sterlin’g having high erucic acid content (>45%) and Legend having less than 1% erucic acid content in seed oil. Fatty acid profile of ‘Sterling’ is similar to that of the cultivar ‘Hero’, but significantly shorter.
    Licensed non-exclusively.

    Kodiak (OTT case 10-002)
    Summary - ‘Kodiak’ (Brassica juncea L.) is a brown condiment India mustard developed for use as a condiment spice by the Idaho Agricultural Experiment Station. ‘Kodiak’ is a near homozygous, pure-line condiment brown mustard cultivar that was selected for high adaptability to dry land farming regions of Idaho and eastern Washington.
    Licensed non-exclusively.

    Clearwater (OTT 07-021)
    Summary - ‘Clearwater’ (Brassica napus L.) was developed for use as an edible oil-quality (canola) cultivar by the Idaho Agricultural Experimental Station. ‘Clearwater’ is a near pure-line spring canola cultivar which has high resistance to imidazolinone class herbicides.
    Licensed non-exclusively.

    Gem (OTT case 07-022)
    Summary - ‘Gem’ (Brassica napus L.) spring rapeseed was developed for use as an industrial oil-quality cultivar by the Idaho Agricultural Experimental Station. ‘Gem’ is a near pure-line rapeseed which as high resistance to imidazolinone class herbicides.
    Licensed non-exclusively.


    Durola (OTT case 12-020)
    Summary - ‘Durola’ (Brassica napus L.) is a near-homozygous winter rapeseed cultivar with industrial rapeseed seed oil and canola-quality (i.e. less than 30 μmol g-1 of total seed meal glucosinolates in defatted seed meal) seed meal, selected for high adaptability to the dryland and irrigated regions of the inland Pacific Northwest. After fall seeding, Durola seedlings emerge quickly and produce a good fall stand which was better than ‘Bridger’ and ‘Dwarf Essex’. Durola showed significantly better winter-hardiness than Bridger, which tends to have poor winter hardiness. Flower bloom dates of ‘Durola’ were 125 Julian days, which was significantly later than ‘Bridger’ and earlier than ‘Dwarf Essex'.
    Licensed non-exclusively.

    Amanda (OTT case 11-008)
    Summary - ‘Amanda’ (Brassica napus L.) is a near-homozygous winter rapeseed cultivar with canola-quality seedoiel and canola-quality seed meal, selected for high adaptability to the dryland and irrigated regions of the inland Pacific Northwest. ‘Amanda’ is most similar in plant appearance to the cultivar ‘Athena’, but with lower leaves having greater attachment than those of ‘Athena’.
    Licensed non-exclusively.


    White Gold (OTT case 14-007)
    Summary - 'White Gold' (Sinapis alba L.) is a yellow condiment spice mustard cultivar developed for use as a condiment spice by the Idaho Agricultural Experiment Station and released in April, 2015. 'White Gold' is an open-pollinated cultivar selected for high adaptation to the dry-land environments in the Pacific Northwest.
    Licensed non-exclusively.

    UICF - Lambert (OTT case 08-031)
    Summary - ‘UCIF – Lambert’ is ClearField wheat intended for the rainfed areas of the Pacific Northwest and is most similar to the soft white winter wheat cultivar ‘Lambert’.
    Licensed non-exclusively.


    UICF - Grace (OTT case 09-031)
    Summary - ‘UCIF – Grace’ is a hard white winter ClearField wheat that has good bread baking quality, resistance to stripe rust and dwarf bunt, and good yield potential. The most similar variety of ‘UCIF – Grace’ is ‘Golden Spike’.
    Licensed non-exclusively.


    UCIF – Brundage (OTT case 09-024)
    Summary - ‘UCIF – Brundage’ is a ClearField soft white winter wheat variety intended for the irrigated and rainfed areas of the Pacific Northwest (Idaho, Oregon and Washington), and is most similar to ‘Brundage 96’. In terms of height “UCIF – Brundage” is slightly taller than ‘Brundage’ and slightly shorter than ‘Brundage 96’.
    Licensed non-exclusively.

    UI Stone (OTT case 13-005)
    Summary - ‘UI Stone’ is a soft white spring wheat that has superior grain yield under non-irrigated and irrigated production conditions in southern Idaho and the Pacific Northwest (PNW). ‘UI Stone’ has good resistance to Fusarium head blight (FHB), an emerging disease for spring wheat in southern Idaho and some areas in the PNW.
    Status - Licensed exclusively to Limagrain Cereal Seeds LLC.

    UI-WSU Huffman (OTT case 13-014)
    Summary - ‘UI WSU Huffman’ is a soft white winter wheat jointly owned by the University of Idaho and Washington State University. ‘UI-WSU Huffman was selected for high adaptation to the intermediate to high rainfall dry-land environments of the Pacific Northwest.
    Status - Licensed exclusively to Limagrain Cereal Seeds LLC.

    UI Platinum (OTT case 14-015)
    Summary - ‘UI Platinum’ is a hard white spring wheat that was derived from the cross ‘Blanca Grande’, a hard white spring wheat, and ‘Jerome’, a hard red spring wheat. UI Platinum has similar level of stripe rust resistance to WB Idamax, but better resistance than SnowCrest and WB Paloma.
    Status - Licensed exclusively to Limagrain Cereal Seeds LLC.