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Åke LIGNELL

President, ASTAREAL

 

Idrottsvagen 4A, SE 134-40 Gustavsberg, Sweden

 

Phone. +46 46857013950
Mail. ake.lignell@astareal.se

ASTAREAL

Partner Description

AstaReal AB has extensive knowledge in commercial micro algal cultivation and to bring new product to the market in animal and human nutrition. AstaReal has developed a unique cultivation method for the alga Haematococcus pluvialis producing astaxanthin. AstaReal has been pioneering in taking the natural astaxanthin to the global market through both regulatory work and efficacy studies on humans and animals. To achieve the results the company has build up in-house experience and a network of external expertise to complement its own competence.

Role

AstaReal will play a central role in WP6 (industrial developments), investigating the possibility for developing new nutraceuticals based on the natural marine derived products obtained in the project in the project, and will also contribute to WP8.

eu-flagTASCMAR is a collaborative European research project funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme, under grant agreement N° 634674.