[Global] Billions of pounds of seaweed are harvested each year, the consumption of which “has been linked to a lower incidence of Continue reading Boost your immune system with this seaweed salad
[Global] When tiny sea algae get sick, they may sneeze the seeds of clouds. Continue reading Viruses may help phytoplankton make clouds — by tearing the algae apart
[Global] Norovirus is the most common cause of gastroenteritis worldwide; it causes tens hundreds of thousands of deaths each year Continue reading Molecules from breast milk and seaweed suggest strategies for controlling norovirus
[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
[USA] Scientists from the University of Hawaii at Manoa found that viruses infect not only people, but also phytoplankton. Dangerous Continue reading Dangerous virus which infects algae discovered in Hawaii
[Global] Marine viruses are major sources of mortality in ocean microbial communities and, consequently, are thought to have Continue reading Algal virus boosts nitrogen uptake in the ocean
[Canada] A research team at McGill University recently showed that red algae could be used to prevent human papillomavirus. Sindy Continue reading Can algae prevent HPV?
[USA] The transparent belly of a tiny beast has revealed how algae-infecting chloroviruses bloom in freshwater around the world, says a Continue reading Predators can drive increase in virus populations, new study shows
[USA] After a spate of cases of enterovirus (HEV-68) swept from the midwest states to cover most of the rest of the states, Continue reading Ben Locwin: What makes us take risks? Can viruses affect our thinking ability?