News

Section 1 of the Decision Support Tool book available now!

The entire of the first section of the Decision Support Book is available now on the DST page for all to view! Check out the page for more information on the Decision Support Tool, and to download the updated book which...
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Algae production in Europe: status, challenges and future developments

In February 2019, members of the Enhance Microalgae team participated in the European Commission’s Knowledge Centre for Bioeconomy workshop titled “Algae production in Europe: status, challenges and future developments”.  This workshop connected relevant specialists from the algae industry, and was...
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Outcomes of our Enhance Microalgae Workshop, La Rochelle 2018

An international symposium dedicated to research, innovation and industrial development of the microalgae sector in the European Atlantic area took place in La Rochelle on December 12th, 2018. The invited microalgae experts from the Atlantic area countries and project partners...
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Bibliometric analysis of microalgae research in the European Atlantic area

Members of the Enhance Microalgae team from Université de La Rochelle have completed a bibliometric analysis of microalgae publications in the European Atlantic Arc and Europe. The findings from this analysis can be found in the two following presentations: Analysis of...
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Press Release – Successful trial in new Phyco-Flow Photobioreactor

Swansea University researchers involved in WP7 of the ENHANCE Microalgae project (https://www.enhancemicroalgae.eu/), have finished successfully the first culture trial in their brand new Phyco-Flow Photobioreactor (http://www.variconaqua.com/). Isochrysis galbana was the microalgae chosen to test the new PBR. Isochrysis is a...
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DST Chapter 3 now available

The third chapter of our decision support tool book is available for viewing now.   Either view the book here, or visit our dedicated page
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New team member working with the University of Manchester

The University of Manchester have welcomed Gonzalo Figueroa-Torres to the team of researchers who will be working on the Enahnce Microalgae project. By way of introduction, we asked Gonzalo to provide a bit of information about himself: I am a...
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EnhanceMicroAlgae Presenting at the “Harmful Algal Biotechnology Workshop” in Canary Islands

Dr Claudio Fuentes Grunewald, researcher involved in WP7 of EnhanceMicroAlgae project, was invited by Instituto Tecnológico de Canarias, to give a presentation in the “Harmful Algal Biotechnology” workshop on the 22nd and 23rd of May, 2019. Dr Fuentes Grunewald gave...
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EnhanceMicroAlgae Project Update

Swansea University, leader of the Work Package 7: “Knowledge Research & development towards value application” of the ENHANCE microalgae project has received in mid-April a brand new photobioreactor (in the photo, Phyco-Flow©). This new glass system is the most up...
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Decision Support Tool updates

The latest chapter of our Decision Support Tool is out! Check on the dedicated section to see it!
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Decision Support Tool

Have a look to the new Decision Support Tool! It will help you to better understand the production of microalgae through simulations created by a member of the research team. We also have an accompanying textbook, with new chapters being released...
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Microalgae, the hidden world

To help explain microalgae, we’ve developed a comic. Get a sneak peak and meet the characters clicking here!   Meet the author @ https://lnkd.in/dQPRwR2 (page available in Spanish or Galician).
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High added-value industrial opportunities for microalgae in the Atlantic Area

The objective of this project is to exploit the biotechnology potential of microalgae in the Atlantic area, to enhance the value of this resource by transferring the latest developments in this field to the business sector, thereby facilitating production of...
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Challenge enhancemicroalgae

Anfaco Cecopesca leads the EnhanceMicroAlgae project, an EU-funded project in which it also Glecex participates.

Last Thursday 11th and Friday 12th, the launching meeting of the project “High added-value industrial opportunities for microalgae in the Atlantic Area – EnhanceMicroAlgae”, led by ANFACO-CECOPESCA, took place at the CYTMA, Centre for Advanced Research Technologies for the Marine...
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EnhanceMicroAlgae Project is already underway!

The Kick Off meeting of the project took place on 11-12 January 2018 at Anfaco-Cecopesca (Vigo, Spain), with all the partners working in launching the project. Stay tuned!
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