On Holly Madison’s adorable baby special Holly Has a Baby on E!, she told her friend the doctors were going to stick seaweed in her vagina to induce labor. That didn’t sound right, but it turns out this is actually something that happens in hospitals. Continue reading Are they putting “seaweed” into vagina to induce labor?
Clinical trials have demonstrated the anti-ageing properties of two seaweed extracts produced by Australian biotechnology company Marinova.
The trial results, published in Swiss journal Cosmetics, found that Continue reading Clinical trials confirm anti-ageing properties of Marinova seaweed extracts
[Oman] Using marine resources such as seaweeds, fish and microbes to develop new products for the healthcare, agriculture and other Continue reading Open innovation opens the door to marine biotechnology in Oman
[Philippines] Red algae or lumut, which many people consider as insignificant, offers huge economic benefits as a source of food and Continue reading University of the Philippines: Red algae offers economic benefits
[France] BiotechMarine, a SEPPIC subsidiary specialising in bioactive natural substances, extracted from seaweeds and marine
[Malaysia] The Algae Research Lab in Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, smells like the sea. The salty odour and pungent scent of sea Continue reading Universiti Malaya moving to commercial production of pulp and bioethanol from seaweed
[Philippines] Four Filipino scientists who have made outstanding contributions in marine botany, biological sciences, horticulture and Continue reading PNoy confers honors on Alcala, Trono, Gomez, Barba
[Australia] Researchers working on the potential production and use
of algae as both a feed source and a means of reducing livestock Continue reading R&D: Algae holds potential as stockfeed source, methane-reducing agent