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Selenocystamine improves protein accumulation in chloroplasts of eukaryotic green algae

[USA] Eukaryotic green algae have become an increasingly popular platform for recombinant proteins production. In particular, Chlamydomonas reinhardtii, has garnered increased attention for having the necessary biochemical Continue reading Selenocystamine improves protein accumulation in chloroplasts of eukaryotic green algae

Hydrogen peroxide to be added to Torrens Lake in Adelaide to reduce blue green algae

The South Australian Government has tried a number of methods to eradicate the algae, including flushing the lake several times with fresh water from upstream reservoirs over summer. Continue reading Hydrogen peroxide to be added to Torrens Lake in Adelaide to reduce blue green algae

Mysterious ‘green aliens balls’ more likely algae than UFO evidence, scientists say

Beachgoers at Dee Why Beach near Sydney Australia have been encountering something since early September that is rarely seen on their shores: balls made up of living green algae, reports The Telegraph. Continue reading Mysterious ‘green aliens balls’ more likely algae than UFO evidence, scientists say

Solving the Blue-Green Algae Problem: Mechanical Circulation as a Way to Win the Algae Battle

MINNEAPOLIS, MN–(Marketwired – September 17, 2014) – Harmful blue-green algae blooms (HABs) in lakes have made headlines this summer throughout the country. HABs can disrupt municipal potable water systems, forcing residents to rely on bottled water, Continue reading Solving the Blue-Green Algae Problem: Mechanical Circulation as a Way to Win the Algae Battle