Micro algae is expected to have great potential for reduction of fish illness through oral vaccination. The Alice cooperation with R&D partner NIBIO is searching for effective fish vaccine based on microalgae and Utilization of astaxanthin for the development of novel fish vaccine
Algae comes as a natural part of a fish diet and is basis for Omega3, DHA and EPA as alternative for fish oil, which is a complex supply due to the seasonal limit of wild caught fish. Algae is good for the growth stages for the bivalve molluscs (eg. oysters,clams, mussels and scallops) and is an important part of aquaculture food chains in general
Astaxanthin is a type of carotenoid, which is a natural pigment found in a variety of foods, often dubbed the “king of carotenoids”. Research shows that astaxanthin is one of the most powerful antioxidants in nature.
In the body, its antioxidant properties are believed to help protect against certain types of chronic disease, reverse skin aging and alleviate inflammation. Although studies in humans are limited, current research suggests that astaxanthin benefits brain and heart health, endurance and energy levels, and even fertility.
Alice freshwater Spirulina Premium is a 100% pure organic algae powder providing an excellent source of vegetable proteins, vitamins, minerals and antioxidants with high concentration of essential fatty acids. This algae is one of the most nutrient dense foods in the world, recognized as a unique Ingredient in supporting good health.
High quality algae is perceived as an extremely attractive ingredient to cosmetics providing important antioxidants, minerals and vitamins. Promising test results claims that these offer regenerative, protective and intense rejuvenating properties slowing down skin aging process while also repairing skin damage.