Looking for submissions in Microalgae Biology and Sustainable Applications

[Switzerland] Frontiers in Plant Science is pleased to announce a new Research Topic entitled “Advances in microalgae biology and sustainable applications”.

This proposed collection of papers, hosted by Topic Editors Dr. Flavia Vischi Winck, Dr. Diego Mauricio Continue reading Looking for submissions in Microalgae Biology and Sustainable Applications

Roquette opens 4 – 5000 tonne chlorella processing facility in France

French supplier Roquette has advanced its commitment to the chlorella and algae extract market by inaugurating a 4 – ­5000 tonne a year chlorella facility at its HQ near Lille in northern France, as chlorella continues to move from the Continue reading Roquette opens 4 – 5000 tonne chlorella processing facility in France

Light-sensitive algae genes set the beat in biological pacemaker

[Israel] Technion researchers have successfully established a new approach for pacing the heart and synchronizing its mechanical activity without the use of a conventional electrical pacemaker. This novel biologic strategy employs light-sensitive genes that can be injected into the heart and Continue reading Light-sensitive algae genes set the beat in biological pacemaker