08:00 , Nov 12, 2001 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Aquasearch nutraceuticals news

AQSE reduced its workforce by 45% to 16 employees. The company said it is reducing costs in an effort to achieve profitability. AQSE estimates it will reduce expenses to $2.4 million for the fiscal year...
07:00 , Oct 1, 2001 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Ancile, Aquasearch deal

The companies will develop microalgae-based products using AQSE's microalgae products and cGMP production facility and Ancile's technology to characterize and standardize botanical substances. The companies said that Ancile has identified several microalgal candidates for development....
07:00 , Jun 11, 2001 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Aquasearch, Advantage Sales and Marketing LLC sales and marketing update

Advantage's Advantage Webco Dodge division will distribute AQSE's AstaFactor astaxanthin nutraceutical in the U.S. Aquasearch said the antioxidant has anti-inflammatory activity. Aquasearch Inc. (AQSE), Kailua-Kona, Hawaii   Advantage Sales and Marketing LLC, Honolulu, Hawaii  ...
08:00 , Mar 12, 2001 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Aquasearch, Cyanotech biomanufacturing news

The companies settled litigation under which AQSE alleged infringement of its U.S. Patent No. 5,541,056 covering the cultivation of microalgae in a closed system bioreactor, and claimed CYAN breached the companies' 1994 agreement and misappropriated...
08:00 , Nov 20, 2000 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

AstaFactor astaxanthin: Began U.S. trial

Aquasearch Inc. (AQSE), Kailua-Kona, Hawaii   Product: AstaFactor astaxanthin   Business: Nutraceuticals   Therapeutic category: Antioxidant, Nutraceutical   Target: Free radicals   Description: Algal extract containing astaxanthin natural carotenoid pigment antioxidant   Indication: Treat exercise...
07:00 , Oct 9, 2000 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Aquasearch scientific advisory board update

Aquasearch Inc. (AQSE), Kailua-Kona, Hawaii   Business: Nutraceuticals   Appointed: Clifford Dacso, John S. Dunn Senior Research Chair of General Internal Medicine and professor of medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, as chairman of the...
07:00 , Oct 2, 2000 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Aquasearch management update

Aquasearch Inc. (AQSE), Kailua-Kona, Hawaii   Business: Nutraceuticals   Hired: Michael Cushman as VP of R&D, formerly laboratory head for industrial biochemicals at Eastman Chemical Co.  ...
07:00 , Aug 28, 2000 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

AstaFactor astaxanthin: Began U.S. trial

Aquasearch Inc. (AQSE), Kailua-Kona, Hawaii   Product: AstaFactor astaxanthin   Business: Nutraceuticals   Therapeutic category: Antioxidant, Nutraceutical   Target: Free radicals   Description: Algal extract containing astaxanthin natural pigment antioxidant   Indication: Treat coronary artery...
07:00 , Aug 7, 2000 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Albany Molecular Research, Aquasearch, National Cancer Institute deal

Under a 1998 agreement, the companies produced a library of compounds derived from astaxanthin, a molecule found in microalgae, and will market the library and share revenues. Under a separate agreement, the division of cancer...
08:00 , Jan 10, 2000 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Aquasearch, Cyanotech agbio/veterinary/environmental news

The U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii granted AQSE's motion for summary judgement in a suit alleging that CYAN infringed AQSE's U.S. Patent No. 5,541,056 covering the cultivation of microalgae in a closed...