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1 Algal metabolism characteristics, biological properties of micro-and macroalgae. Introduction to the course, supplying the lecture notes.
2 The effects of environmental factors on the cell composition, light, temperature and nutrient composition effects on algal metabolism. Income read lecture notes.
3 Microalgae bioactive chemicals, pigments and usage. Income read lecture notes.
4 Algal lipids, fatty acids, and usage. Income read lecture notes.
5 Algae are a source of protein. Amino acid composition of algae. Income read lecture notes and do homework.
6 Macro and microalgal polysaccharides and their economic value. Income read lecture notes.
7 Macro and microalgal polysaccharides and their economic value. Income read lecture notes.
8 Midterm exam Study for the Exam
9 Chemistry of hydrocolloids and polysaccharides derived from macroalgae. Income read lecture notes.
10 Edible macroalgae species Income read lecture notes.
11 Macroalgae as animal feed and organic fertilizer for soil conditioner. Income read lecture notes and do homework.
12 The commercial value of macroalge, the chemical structure of macroalgal agar, alginate and carrageenan. Income read lecture notes.
13 Agar, alginate and other phycocolloides usage. Income read lecture notes.
14 Macroalgae fermentation products, the production of bioethanol. Income read lecture notes and do homework.
15 Macroalgae industry in the world Income read lecture notes.
16-17 Final exam Study for the Exam

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