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Iran-based company produces biofuel from microalgal Nannochloropsis

Iran-based Qeshm Microalgae Biorefinery Co. (QMAB) has launched a biofuel being marketed as BAYA®, produced from a species of Nannochloropsis (strain 6016) isolated from the Persian Gulf, and employing QMAB’s unique process of scaled up cultivation and biofuel production.

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Qualitas Enters Distribution Agreement With Lipa Pharmaceuticals

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

QMAB pursuing partnerships to produce algal bio-jet

Southern Iran-based Qeshm Micro Algae Biological Refinery (QMAB), the Middle-East’s largest microalgae biological technological company, has started negotiations with worldwide airlines to provide them with long term bio-jet agreements, in coordination with the Kyoto protocol CO2 reduction requirements. Continue reading QMAB pursuing partnerships to produce algal bio-jet

TU Darmstadt Offers Best Conditions for Algae Research

Biology professor Ralf Kaldenhoff is making microalgae fit for industry. The microorganisms could produce a variety of products from carbon dioxide and light.

The brilliant green broth with the equally green cubes of jelly looks like a food from the future. Ralf Kaldenhoff, Professor for Applied Plant Sciences at TU Darmstadt, stirs the concoction and says: “You could theoretically eat this.” Continue reading TU Darmstadt Offers Best Conditions for Algae Research

Microalgae nutrient trial results announced by EnAlgae

EnAlgae scientists have recently published a paper in Bioresource Technology that discusses how nutrient ratios can be manipulated to simultaneously control microalgal biomass production and minimize nutrient wastage.

Based on trials using a Nannochloropsis sp., problems with the traditional…

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