MicroA AS (Algae Solutions) is a family owned Norwegian biotechnology company established in 2007 focusing on the sustainable production of natural ingredients derived from microalgae.
MicroA has expertise in production and processing of microalgae. MicroA has developed a patended production solution designed for scalability and commercial use. A closed photo-bioreactor enables the production of high quality products in a clean and sustainable manner. MicroA sees great potential for microalgae products in the years and decades to come.
MicroA has formed the joint venture Prasinotech with biotech company Glycomar Ltd (Scotland). Prasinotech is the first company in the world to specialise in polysaccharide product derived from microalgae.
MicroA also has a collaboration with Mars and Glycomar to test a novel sugar replacement.