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Spirulina cultivation in China

  • Wu Bo-tang
  • Xiang Wen-zhou
  • Zeng Cheng-kui
Part VII Special Lectures

Abstract

This paper reviews and discusses the development and many problems ofSpirulina cultivation in China, points out the advantages and disadvantages of open photobioreactor system, and predicts that seawaterSpirulina cultivation will be a new trend to be strengthened and emphasized due to its special physiological characteristics, easier management, lower fertilizer cost, and higher resistance to contaminants and rare pollution of chemicals.

Key words

Spirulina cultivation open photobioreactor closed photobioreactor 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wu Bo-tang
    • 1
  • Xiang Wen-zhou
    • 1
  • Zeng Cheng-kui
    • 2
  1. 1.South China Sea Institute of OceanologyChinese Academy of SciencesGuangzhouChina
  2. 2.EMBL, Institute of OceanologyChinese Academy of SciencesQingdaoChina

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