Microalgae

Known as: Microphytes 
A non-taxonomic term for unicellular microscopic algae which are found in both freshwater and marine environments. Some authors consider DIATOMS… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Microalgae have received much interest as a biofuel feedstock in response to the uprising energy crisis, climate change and… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Carotenoids have been receiving increasing attention due to their potential health benefits. Microalgae are recognized as a… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
The search for novel compounds of marine origin has increased in the last decades for their application in various areas such as… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Thirty microalgal strains were screened in the laboratory for their biomass productivity and lipid content. Four strains (two… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Renewable biofuels are needed to displace petroleum-derived transport fuels, which contribute to global warming and are of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Biofuels demand is unquestionable in order to reduce gaseous emissions (fossil CO2, nitrogen and sulfur oxides) and their… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Microalgae are a diverse group of prokaryotic and eukaryotic photosynthetic microorganisms that grow rapidly due to their simple… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Continued use of petroleum sourced fuels is now widely recognized as unsustainable because of depleting supplies and the… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
The first use of microalgae by humans dates back 2000 years to the Chinese, who used Nostoc to survive during famine. However… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
The biotechnology of microalgae has gained considerable importance in recent decades. Applications range from simple biomass… (More)
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