[Germany] Have some of the final engineering limitations of microalgae been overcome? Can microalgae be hosts for genetic Continue reading Overcoming limitations of engineering eukaryotic algae
[EU] Marinomed Biotech has obtained EU approval to sell a nasal spray containing a polymer derived from red seaweed that can trap Continue reading Seaweed-derived treatment for common cold approved in the EU
[Global, Russia] Nanoparticles with a wide range of applying, including medicine, damage cells of microalgae Heterosigma akashivo badly. Continue reading FEFU scientists reported on toxicity of carbon and silicon nanotubes and carbon nanofibers
[Japan] Osaka City University announced on April 25, 2018, that it succeeded in developing a new biofuel cell system with the functions Continue reading Osaka City University develops CO2 consuming biofuel cell utilizing microalgae Spirulina
[India] The algae was discovered from coastal areas in West
Bengal and Pulicat lake in Andhra Pradesh BATHINDA: A team of Continue reading New found algae species may help in treatment of cancer
[USA] Michigan State University scientists have released a new genetic engineering toolkit for the algal species Nannochloropsis Continue reading A new DNA editing toolkit for Nannochloropsis
[Global] The bacteria that 3.5 billion years ago were largely responsible for the creation of a breathable atmosphere on Earth Continue reading Pushing the limit: could cyanobacteria terraform Mars?
[Japan] A new microscopy system can visualize the production of metabolites in living cells. Fluorogenic aptamers that fluoresce Continue reading Measuring metabolites in algae one cell at a time
[UK] Corneas have been grown in a British laboratory by scientists using adult stem cells, 3D printers and a carbohydrate found in Continue reading Scientists use adult stem cells – and seaweed bio-ink – to grow corneas
[USA] A specific carbohydrate found in nori seaweed could help drive changes to our gut bacteria by encouraging the growth of Continue reading Can seaweed help modify your microbiome?