Strain selection of Spirulina suitable for mass production
For the past ten years, we have been involved in an ongoing project aimed at developing the biotechnology for the mass production of Spirulina. Our work has pointed out a basic requirement for proper development of this new agrotechnology, i.e., establishing, maintaining and testing a collection encompassing a wide variety of algal species and strains that can be grown under various environmental conditions. Such a collection will also facilitate screening and selection of algae species for high productivity.
Key wordsSpirulina cultivation strain selection physiology
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