Phaeodactylum tricornutum
powder

Phaeodactylum tricornutum

  • Protein
  • Zeaxanthin
  • Fucoxanthin
  • DHA
  • EPA
  • DPA

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typical applications for Phaeodactylum tricornutum  powder

Typical applications

Phaeodactylum tricornutum is a globally occurring microalgae, which is mainly found in coastal regions and brackish waters.

Phaeodactylum tricornutum is rich in DHA, EPA and DPA and is therefore well suited as a plant alternative to conventional fish oil.

Due to the said EPA and DHA content in combination with the high protein content, Phaeodactylum tricornutum is also an interesting feed for aquaculture and aquaristics.

But Phaeodactylum tricornutum is not only promising as a food and additive, but also as an ingredient for natural cosmetics. The microalgae contains Zeaxanthin and protects the skin from energy sources like the sun and reduces the formation of melanomas. It also contains Fucoxanthin, which has proven antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects.



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