Algae
Dolphins poisoned by algae also showed signs of Alzheimer's-like brain disease  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Toxins produced by blue-green algae that have increasingly polluted Florida waters have been found in dead dolphins that also showed signs of Alzheimer's-like brain disease, according... more
First evidence bacterial-induced apoptosis in algae  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Biologists show the first evidence of apoptosis, or programmed cell death in algae. The outcomes have broad-reaching implications, from the development of targeted antibiotics to the production of biofuels in industry. more
Study shows first evidence bacterial-induced apoptosis in algae  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
A new study by UAlberta biologists shows the first evidence of apoptosis, or programmed cell death in algae. The outcomes have broad-reaching implications, from the development of targeted antibiotics to the production... more
New algae-based treatment could reduce need for limb amputation  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
A new algae-based treatment could reduce the need for amputation in people with critical limb ischaemia, according to new research funded by the British Heart Foundation, published today in the... more
Algal library lends insights into genes for photosynthesis  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
To identify genes involved in photosynthesis, researchers built a library containing thousands of single-celled algae, each with a different gene mutation. The library, which took nine years to construct, has already helped... more
Mutually-assured destruction in heated coral-algae war  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
Global warming and acidifying oceans are creating an intense competition between coral and algae that both are set to lose. more
Peru fighting mining pollution with little green algae  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Scientists in Peru have removed small green algae from polluted lakes and rivers in a bid to strengthen them with nutrients and oxygen before returning them to purify those water bodies from... more
Red tide rolling: Harmful algae found to flourish in both high-, low-CO2 environments  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Researchers find a Florida-specific strain of red-tide-causing-algae thrives in both high and low CO2 concentrations. more
Red tide rolling: Harmful algae found to flourish in both high-, low-CO2 environments  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
The algae responsible for Florida's toxic red tides may be more resilient to shifting ocean chemistry than scientists previously realized, according to... more
Engineers develop fast method to convert algae to biocrude  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Biofuel experts have long sought a more economically-viable way to turn algae into biocrude oil to power vehicles, ships and even jets. University of Utah researchers believe they have found... more
Engineers develop fast method to convert algae to biocrude  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
A team of chemical engineers have developed a new kind of jet mixer for creating biomass from algae that extracts the lipids from the watery plants with much less energy... more
Plants' drought alert system has unlikely evolutionary origin: underwater algae  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Plants' water-to-land leap marks one of the most important milestones in the evolution of life on Earth. But how plants managed this transition when faced with unfamiliar challenges... more
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