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Hi everyone,

I am interested to discuss about astaxanthin. read many papers on that online i want to find people who are really interested on that topic
Sat August 21 2010 05:50:02 PM by Kumaralgae 1405 views

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  • Shankar wrote:
    Sat August 21 2010 10:50:51 PM

    Hi Kumar
    I hope you have read my blog
    http://www.oilgae.com/club/users/Shankar/blogs/546

    The general assumption for most high value products are that they are valued high as the demand is more than the supply.

    Therefore, one would expect a company like Cyanotech to grow at astonishing rates in terms of sales, sales revenues, profits etc.,
    If you look at quarter on quarter figures for cyanotech, it looks flat. No growth !
    No growth for a company that sells spirulina and Astaxanthin . They sell these as bulk raw materials and as branded products.

    The flat sales, production, profit curve reflects ominously for the investing community.

    If you have read up more on the production methodologies, profitabilities, etc pl do educate us. I am always interested in knowing more especially when it comes to speciality products from algae, cos, i think that is the way out for biomass and biofuel from algae.

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  • Sat August 21 2010 11:04:40 PM

    Abomohra used to be interested in Astaxanthin.
    He used to cultivate it. In his lab.
    Ma y be you could invite him for the discussion.

    I am not very well read in that area, but wouldnt mind knowing more about Astaxanthin.

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  • Maygarita wrote:
    Sun August 22 2010 06:40:16 AM

    Hi! I am actually working on a microalgae which acn produce astaxanthin and it might be my future research on this since the trend of neutraceutical products is hot now.

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  • Shankar wrote:
    Mon August 30 2010 02:04:14 PM

    @
    Kumar algae

    I thought you are going to find time to share info about astaxanthin !
    There is one Elias who wants astaxanthin.

    Once you start discussions, am sure the experts will start pitching in.

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  • Shankar wrote:
    Tue August 31 2010 01:29:23 PM

    http://www.algatech.com/astax2.htm

    Algaetech is a leader from Israel in Astaxanthin.
    Just a page from their site.

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  • Probir wrote:
    Wed September 01 2010 10:37:20 AM

    www.hrbp.com/PDF/Huntley & Redalje 2006.pdf

    You will get some info out there..

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  • Shankar wrote:
    Wed September 01 2010 11:43:24 PM

    WAY TO GO !

    http://www.algaebio.com/Algaebio/Home.html

    They are starting with algae nutra and algae pharma and they have all other products including commodity products like bio plastics and biodiesel in their plans.
    My opinion
    WAY TO GO !

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