Food & Feed
A wide variety of algae and algal products have shown medical or nutritional applications.
Bioactive algal products In Chlorella species, the most important compound from a medical point of view is -1,3-glucan, an active immunostimulator, a free radical scavenger and a blood lipid reducer. Efficacy of this compound against gastric ulcers, wounds and constipation, preventive action against atherosclerosis and hypercholesterolemia, and antitumor action have also been reported
Microalgae also represent a valuable source of almost Amino acids, Charbohydrate, Essetiall fatty acids, all essential vitamins (e.g., A, B1, B2, B6, B12, C, E, nicotinate, biotin, folic acid and pantothenic acid) and Minerals Furthermore, sulfated polysaccharides of microalgae can be used in anti-adhesive therapies against bacterial infections both in cold- and warm-blooded animals
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