Nutritional value of some algae from the north-western Mediterranean coast of Egypt

@article{Din2012NutritionalVO,
  title={Nutritional value of some algae from the north-western Mediterranean coast of Egypt},
  author={N. G. Shams El Din and Z. M. El-Sherif},
  journal={Journal of Applied Phycology},
  year={2012},
  volume={24},
  pages={613-626}
}
Fourteen taxa from Chlorophyta, Rhodophyta and Phaeophyta were collected from seven stations at different depths, along the north-western Mediterranean coast of Egypt during winter and summer 2006. Total carbohydrates (TCH), total protein (TPr), total lipids (TL), chlorophyll a, β-carotene, minerals and trace metals were determined in a total of 50 specimens. The concentrations of these components varied significantly with respect to the algal taxa and showed different patterns of distribution… CONTINUE READING