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Uses and Compounds

Item Species: Fucus spiralis Linnaeus

Use

Type of use

Detail

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Provide biological, medical and pharmacological activity - anticoalgulant

potential 

Notes

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Contains: fucoidins/fucoidans.

Source of hydrocolloids - source of alginate

 

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Contains: fucose.

Terrestrial plant and animal production - fertiliser

potential 

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Contains: copper; iron; manganese; molybdenum; zinc.

 

 

 

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