High Protein- and High Lipid-Producing Microalgae from Northern Australia as Potential Feedstock for Animal Feed and Biodiesel

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Duong, Van Thang; Ahmed, Faruq; Thomas-Hall, Skye R.; Quigley, Simon; Nowak, Ekaterina; Schenk, Peer M.;
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
  • Journal: Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology,volume 3 (issn: 2296-4185, eissn: 2296-4185)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3389/fbioe.2015.00053, pmc: PMC4435038
  • Subject: animal feed | fatty acid methyl esters | Bioengineering and Biotechnology | 18S rDNA sequencing | microalgae | protein-rich biomass | Original Research | triacylglyceride | biodiesel

Microalgal biomass can be used for biodiesel, feed, and food production. Collection and identification of local microalgal strains in the Northern Territory, Australia was conducted to identify strains with high protein and lipid contents as potential feedstock for anim... View more
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