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Mass cultivation of some common coldwater diatoms (Bacillariophyceae): lipids vs. growth conditions
(Doctoral thesis; Doktorgradsavhandling, 2017-02-27)
The present study was aimed at investigating northern diatoms as sustainable sources of omega-3 fatty acids widely used and now much needed in salmon aquaculture as well as ingredients to be used in nutraceuticals in the human diet. As known, fish oil is currently the main source of physiologically requisite fatty acids such as eicosapentaenoic (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acids (DHA). Due to the rapid ...