• Effect of removal of bacteria on the biomass and extracellular carbohydrate productivity of Botryococcus braunii 

      Gouveia, João Diogo; Moers, Antoine; Griekspoor, Yvonne; van den Broek, Lambertus A.M.; Springer, Jan; Sijtsma, Lolke; Sipkema, Detmer; Wijffels, Rene Hubertus; Barbosa, Maria (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Botryococcus braunii CCALA778 is a green microalga that can produce large amounts of extracellular carbohydrates and therefore is a potential host for industrial applications such as materials, food and pharmaceutical ...
    • Potential of novel desert microalgae and cyanobacteria for commercial applications and CO2 sequestration 

      Schipper, Kira; Al Muraikhi, Mariam; Alghasal, Ghamza Saed H.S.; Saadaoui, Imen; Bounnit, Touria; Rasheed, Rihab; Dalgamouni, Tasneem; Al Jabri, Hareb Mohammed S.J.; Wijffels, Rene Hubertus; Barbosa, Maria (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      CO2 fixation by phototrophic microalgae and cyanobacteria is seen as a possible global carbon emissions reducer; however, novel microalgae and cyanobacterial strains with tolerance to elevated temperatures and CO2 ...