Valuable products from biotechnology of microalgae

  title={Valuable products from biotechnology of microalgae},
  author={Otto Pulz and Wolfgang Dr Gross},
  journal={Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology},
  • O. Pulz, W. Gross
  • Published 6 August 2004
  • Engineering, Biology
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology
The biotechnology of microalgae has gained considerable importance in recent decades. Applications range from simple biomass production for food and feed to valuable products for ecological applications. For most of these applications, the market is still developing and the biotechnological use of microalgae will extend into new areas. Considering the enormous biodiversity of microalgae and recent developments in genetic engineering, this group of organisms represents one of the most promising… 
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