Iowa State, Ames Lab researcher uses diatoms to save energy

AMES, Iowa – Mufit Akinc, who has a series of patent plaques hanging high on his office wall, knows all about the challenges of moving inventions out of the lab. But he’s determined to see one of his latest projects make it all the way to the marketplace where it can save Continue reading Iowa State, Ames Lab researcher uses diatoms to save energy

ChromaDex Licenses Exclusive Worldwide Patent Rights from the University of Mississippi for Microalgae Technology Targeting Immune Support

IRVINE, Calif., Dec. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — ChromaDex Corp. (OTCQX: CDXC), an innovative natural products company that provides proprietary ingredients and science-based solutions to the dietary supplement, food and beverage, Continue reading ChromaDex Licenses Exclusive Worldwide Patent Rights from the University of Mississippi for Microalgae Technology Targeting Immune Support

Scientist explores mysterious food-borne illness: Ciguatera

Trouble in the Tropics – On a tropical island vacation, one of the last things you want to worry about is food poisoning. Yet for many, a trip to the tropics includes a painful education in a mysterious food-borne illness called Ciguatera Fish Poisoning, or CFP. Continue reading Scientist explores mysterious food-borne illness: Ciguatera