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David J Kyle: Arachidonic acid and methods for the production and use thereof. Martek Corporation, Baker & Botts L, August 19, 1997: US05658767 (161 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to processes for the production of arachidonic acid containing oils, which preferably are substantially free of eicosapentaneoic acid. The invention also relates to compositions containing such oils, in an unmodified form, and to uses of such oils. In a preferred embodi ...


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Hao Chen, Richard Radmer: Generation and screening of synthetic drug libraries. Martek Corporation, Banner & Witcoff, January 14, 1997: US05593853 (140 worldwide citation)

Methods are provided for generating highly diverse mixtures of compounds which may be screened for biological activities. Once the activity is found, the component of the mixture which is responsible for the activity can be isolated by fractionation and assay for the biological activity. Polyhydroxy ...


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David J Kyle: Microbial oil mixtures and uses thereof. Martek Corporation, Banner Birch McKie & Beckett, December 20, 1994: US05374657 (135 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to compositions including blends of microbial oils, methods of using such compositions, particularly as supplements for infant formula, and methods of increasing the amount of long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids in infant formula.


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David J Kyle, Sue E Reeb, Valerie J Sicotte: Production of docosahexaenoic acid by dinoflagellates. Martek Corporation, Banner Birch McKie & Beckett, April 18, 1995: US05407957 (106 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to a process for producing a single cell edible oil containing DHA, to the oil itself and to uses for the oil. Marine microorganisms are cultivated in fermentors and induced to produce the single cell oil which subsequently is recovered by extraction with solvents.


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David J Kyle: Microbial oil mixtures and uses thereof. Martek Corporation, August 27, 1996: US05550156 (65 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to compositions including blends of microbial oils, methods of using such compositions, particularly as supplements for infant formula, and methods of increasing the amount of long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids in infant formula.


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David J Kyle, Raymond Gladue: Eicosapentaenoic acids and methods for their production. Martek Corporation, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Kurz, September 14, 1993: US05244921 (47 worldwide citation)

This invention describes a process for producing single cell edible oils containing eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) from heterotrophic diatoms. The diatoms are cultivated in a fermentor in a nutrient solution containing nitrogen and silicate. Withdrawal of the nitrogen followed by withdrawal of the sili ...


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Richard J Radmer: Photobioreactor. Martek Corporation, Bernard Rothwell & Brown, August 28, 1990: US04952511 (44 worldwide citation)

A photobioreactor for the cultivation of photosynthetic microorganisms comprises a tank, one or more light compartments extending into the tank and one or more high intensity lamps whose light is directed into the light compartments. Each light compartment has at least one transparent wall and a mea ...


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Jacques J Delente, Paul W Behrens, Scot D Hoeksema: Closed photobioreactor and method of use. Martek Corporation, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Kurz, September 29, 1992: US05151347 (36 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is disclosed for the controlled production of microorganisms by photosynthesis in a closed photobioreactor. The closed photobioreactor contain a photosynthetic culture in a substantially sealed environment and provides a system for recirculating the reactant gas through the culture. Thi ...


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Scot D Hoeksema: Photobioreactor. Martek Corporation, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Kurz, November 10, 1992: US05162051 (34 worldwide citation)

A photobioreactor for the cultivation of photosynthetic microorganisms is disclosed wherein a plurality of baffles are mounted in the photobioreactor tank forming hollow cavities which enable the insertion of light sources through openings in the tank wall. The baffles shield the light sources house ...


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Jacques Delente: Photobioreactor. Martek Corporation, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Kurz, April 14, 1992: US05104803 (29 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a photobioreactor for the cultivation of photosynthetic micoorganisms having at least one light bank substantially totally immersible in the liquid microbial culture contained in the photobioreactor so that substantially all of the emitted light is absorbed in the cu ...



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