[Global] Many Westerners don’t include seaweed in their regular greens consumption unless they’re sushi enthusiasts, but more than Continue reading This edible packaging will make you reconsider seaweed
[Australia] A biotechnology company called Marinova Pty. Ltd. (Tasmania, Australia) announced that its proprietary fucoidan Continue reading Maritech fucoidan extracts get FDA GRAS
[New Zealand] A Massey professor of microbiology has identified a protein that could help fight serious infections in elderly, cancer, HIV Continue reading Stripping away an infections armour
[UK] Large-scale seaweed farms could become an important source for biofuels production in the UK, a new report by the Department Continue reading Seaweed farms could become important source for biofuels production in UK
[UK] Living with an allergy is becoming commonplace in the modern world. And while for many people this might mean nothing more than a runny nose Continue reading Fighting allergies — with a handful of seaweed?
[USA] Seaweed has long been a staple food in many Asian countries and has recently caught on as a snack food in America as a healthful alternative to chips. Continue reading Seaweed could help fight food allergies
[Global] Imagine for a moment a fully sustainable food product with no land, animal, or lab requirements. This may seem impossible yet it does exist in the form of seaweed. Continue reading Seaweed may be the next health superfood
[France] In a recent publication, researchers from France’s national agriculture research agency (INRA) found that compounds extract from seaweed is effective in fighting against Continue reading Seaweed to reduce antibiotics usage in livestock
[EU] GlycoMar is based at the European Centre for Marine Biotechnology, near Oban (Scotland), and is a specialist biotech developing new therapeutic products Continue reading World First: Scotland and Norway have founded a unique oceanic algae
[Global] Certain marine macro-algae contain polysaccharides with functional properties that can enhance the health status of poultry and pigs when used as part of their feed.
When we think of algae, our mind goes to seaweeds — a nuisance or curiosity for sea swimmers, or to edible algae Continue reading 5 functional properties of marine algae for animal health