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Table 3 Biomass (biochemical) composition of C. pyrenoidosa in terms of lipid, carbohydrate, and protein content. The values were stated as the mean ± SD

From: A novel nanoemulsion-based microalgal growth medium for enhanced biomass production

Biochemical composition Control 1% SE 1% PE
Carbohydrates (%) 13.6 ± 0.56 18.9 ± 0.28 17.2 ± 0.56
Proteins (%) 51.75 ± 0.77 53.75 ± 0.07 47.1 ± 0.14
Lipids (%) 18.05 ± 0.35 23.6 ± 0.84 26.8 ± 0.84