06750048 is referenced by 141 patents and cites 1 patents.

The present invention provides a method for extracting lipids from microorganisms without using organic solvent as an extraction solvent. In particular, the present invention provides a method for extracting lipids from microorganisms by lysing cells and removing water soluble compound and/or materials by washing the lysed cell mixtures with aqueous washing solutions until a substantially non-emulsified lipid is obtained.

Title
Solventless extraction process
Application Number
9/766500
Publication Number
6750048 (B2)
Application Date
January 19, 2001
Publication Date
June 15, 2004
Inventor
George T Veeder III
Ramona
CA, US
Brian S Engelhardt
San Diego
CA, US
Swithin Patrick Adu peasah
San Diego
CA, US
Craig M Ruecker
San Diego
CA, US
Agent
Sheridan Ross P C
US
Assignee
Martek Biosciences Corporation
MD, US
IPC
C12P 7/64
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