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MicroA has the capabilities and capacity to produce other ingredients from microalgae on a contract manufacturing basis


Porphyridium is an exopolysaccharide (EPS) thought to protect the algal cells from the extreme environmental conditions, such as drought and high light, prevailing in their native sea-sand habitat. Porhyridium is well known for its anti-aging, anti-inflammatory, anti-redness, antimicrobials, antioxidants, moisturizing properties and it is used in a restrictive number of high-end cosmetic products.

MicroA’s closed photobioreactor and core capabilities in polysaccharide production, places the company in a prominent position to address the market demand for high-quality Porphyridium.

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Microalgae cultivation services

MicroA can cultivate a wide range of marine and freshwater microalgae from small laboratory scale to pilot scale (kilogram scale). MicroA can produce finished product on demand, delivering the microalgae in various forms; dried (spray, freeze), fresh concentrated or live culture.

MicroA have the knowledge to cultivate all microalgae used in research or in commercial cultivation. MicroA have developed a special experience with these species of microalgae:

  • Haematococcus pluvialis
  • Phaeodactylum tricornutum
  • Isochrysis galbana
  • Pavlova lutheri
  • Nannochloropsis oculata
  • Arthrospira platensis (Spirulina)
  • Chlorella vulgaris
  • Rhodomonas baltica

Processing services

MicroA have a wide range of processing equipment that can be used for test production in research projects and small-scale production. We have a long track record in process operation and optimisation with expert staff ensuring low loss of product and a high-quality end-product. MicroA process equipment includes:

  • Centrifuges/separators at different scales
  • Freeze driers from laboratory to small scale production
  • Spray drier (kg scale)
  • Tangential flow filtration units (cross flow filtration) from lab to medium production
  • Homogenizer

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