Production of DHA Rich Algae biomass as Cattle Feed Supplement to Enhance Milk Quality

Grant Information

  • Project ID: 017
  • Project Status: Complete




Chi, Zhanyou, Yan Liu, Craig Frear, Shulin Chen. 2009. Study of a two-stage growth of DHA

producing marine algae Schizochytrium limacinum SR21 with shifting dissolved oxygen level. Applied

Microbiology and Biotechnology, 81:1141-1148.

Additional Funds Leveraged

Washington Potato Commission, 2007-2008, $30,000


The research project has resulted in a technology for which a patent was applied and pending. This research has also provided the base for the research team to initiate an algae fuel research program.