Pharmacological Potential of Ulva Species: A Valuable Resource

  title={Pharmacological Potential of Ulva Species: A Valuable Resource},
  author={L. Ktari},
Ulva Linnaeus genus (Ulvaceae, Ulvales) is an ubiquitous genus widely distributed in oceans and estuaries. Currently, 128 species (accepted taxonomically) have been listed all around the world [1]. Individuals of this genus are characterized by a broad range of environmental tolerance, high growth rate and photosynthetic activity leading to a relatively abundant natural biomass. Aditionnaly, in a rich nutrient environment, these species can proliferate into green tides, making available… Expand
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