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Bharathidasan University to set up national repository of microalgae

The Microbiology Department of Bharathidasan University will set up a National Repository of Freshwater Microalgae and Cyanobactera with financial assistance from the Department of Biotechnology of the Union Ministry of Science and Technology. Continue reading Bharathidasan University to set up national repository of microalgae

Novel biotyping tool reveals hidden diversity within the UK's algae bank

Thousands of samples at the UK’s ‘algae bank’ will need to be re-labelled as a ground-breaking new screening tool has revealed greater diversity than was previously known within the collection.

Analysing the protein ‘fingerprint’ of 32 Continue reading Novel biotyping tool reveals hidden diversity within the UK's algae bank