The nutritional profile of Australian native microalgae can match Spirulina and Chlorella for food supplements, according to researchers.
Researchers from the College of Marine Continue reading Biofuel to food: Australian native microalgae have ‘great potential’ for supplements
Cleveland, Ohio-based Algisys, a biotech company producing omega-3 fatty acids from micro-algae for heart and joint health, has announced raising over $6M for the commercial scale up of its algal technology. Continue reading AlgiSys scaling up for commercial algal omega-3
[Malaysia] Microalgae can produce high value health compounds like omega-3s, traditionally sourced from fish. With declining fish Continue reading Extracting bioactive compounds from marine microalgae
Companies involved in the algae-to-fuels domain have started to realize that it could take much longer than originally expected to derive fuels from algae. Hence, as a starting point, many of these companies are exploring venturing into high value, non-fuel products from algae. This allows them to generate profits fairly early into their venture while at the same time ensuring that they are able to Continue reading Comprehensive Report on Attractive Algae Product Opportunities
IMPERIAL, Texas—Qualitas Health finalized an exclusive distribution agreement with Lipa Pharmaceuticals for its Almega PL omega-3 ingredient for sale to the dietary supplement industry in Australia and New Zealand. Continue reading Qualitas Enters Distribution Agreement With Lipa Pharmaceuticals
Diets that include a specific type of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid play a role in positive brain health, studies show.
A recent trial published online in PLOS-ONE Journal found that supplementation Continue reading Fatty acids from algae can benefit brain
DENMARK – BioMar’s Executive Vice President of Sourcing, Niels Alsted, focused on the quest for finding alternative sources of EPA and DHA in his introduction during the round table discussion at the Aquaculture Europe 2014 Conference in San Sebastian, Spain. Continue reading BioMar Exploring Alternative Sources of EPA, DHA for Aquaculture Feeds
[Norway] Access to omega 3 sources in fish feed is a limiting factor for growth in aquaculture. Researchers from SINTEF and NTNU will Continue reading Norwegian scientists investigate potential of omega-3 from bacteria
LIBOURNE, FRANCE–(Marketwired – Sep 2, 2014) – Fermentalg (EURONEXT PARIS: FALG), an industrial biotechnology company that specializes in the production of oils and proteins derived from microalgae, has announced the appointment of world-renowned… Continue reading 2013 Young Biotechnologist of the Year Dr. Hywel Griffiths (PhD) Is Appointed as Fermentalg’s VP R&D
In a field in the English countryside, a new source of fish oil is growing. Rothamsted Research in Hertfordshire, U.K., recently began a field trial of camelina flax (Camelina sativa) plants genetically modified to produce long chain… Continue reading Fish Oil Could (One Day) Come From Plants