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Hunting for medicines in the sea


Few weeks ago a very interesting article was published by SeafoodSource.com about the vaste opportunities that may lie in our oceans. At Matís we work extensively with materials from the ocean, whether it be seaweed or fish or any other bio-active material.

The next generation of life-saving drugs could be present in the depths of the world's oceans, according to a BBC report on research being carried out off the west coast of Scotland.Scientists say unusual compounds and gene sequences in some marine creatures and plants could lead to the discovery of anything from much-needed new antibiotics to cancer drugs.


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