MiAlgae raises £1 million for commercialization

Edinburgh-based biotech startup MiAlgae has received an investment of £1 million ($1.3USD) to focus on the commercialization of its microalgae products that use co-products from the whisky distillation process to produce microalgae high in omega-3 and other nutrients to sustainably…

Algae from Scotch whisky to yield omega-3

Colin Donald writes for Insider.co.uk that algae produced from the co-products of Scotland’s whisky industry could be used in health products for human consumption, if the winner of a major young entrepreneurial competition is successful. Douglas Martin, whose company MiAlgae was crowned…