Algenuity speak and exhibit at AlgaEurope 2016 in Madrid, Spain

  • By algenuity
  • 13 Dec, 2016

Dr. Andrew Spicer speaks on first day of conference, and Algenuity exhibits their Algem labscale photobioreactor

Trade show exhibit booth showing algae lab equipment growing Chlorella sorokiniana algae strain. Two Algenuity rolling banners are behind the exhibit table
Algem labscale photobioreactor on display at AlgaEurope 2016 and growing Chlorella sorokiniana
Algenuity is proud to be speaking and exhibiting at the AlgaEurope conference in Madrid, Spain.  The conference began today Tuesday 13th December 2016 and runs until Thursday 15th December 2016.

Dr. Andrew Spicer, Algenuity CEO,will be speaking in the third session today at 2:10pm.  His talk is titled, "Surf and turf: transferring triterpenoid plant-metabolic pathways to micro-algal hosts and their growth optimisation".

The talk is part of the third session that is titled, "Genetically improved and GMO algae for high value products and commodities".  The session is chaired by Professor Sammy Boussiba of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, and the session includes talks from Professor Herminia Rodríguez of University of Seville, Professor Saul Purton of University College London , and Dr. Maria Huete-Ortega of University of Sheffield .  More information on the conference program can be found here: http://algaecongress.com/2016-conference-program/

Algenuity are also exhibiting their innovative Algem labscale photobioreactor.   The team are growing Chlorella sorokiniana are running a simple experiment over the three days.  Be sure to stop by and check out how the algae are growing!

More information about AlgaEurope can be found here: http://algaecongress.com/
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