Alga Extracts as Novel Antiviral Agents. By Stephanie Boone. Background. Antimicrobial activity of alga was first reported in 1940 (antibacterial activity of Chorella vulgaris). The antimicrobial properties of seaweed reported in 1951.
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By Stephanie Boone
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