BIOATLANTIS is a biotechnology company specializing in the provision of sustainable solutions to problems caused by stress in crops, both Abiotic and Biotic, and those prevalent in systems of intensive monogastric animal production.
BioAtlantis Ltd. work in close collaboration with universities across the world and have developed a range of extracts derived from raw materials including Ascophyllum nodosum and Laminaria sp. The company markets its products in over 30 countries, providing products for use in enhancing yield and marketable grade in major commercial crops. In addition to BioFector, BioAtlantis also act as the coordinators of an EU-wide FP-7 consortium, which aims to validate the functionality and effectiveness of naturally-derived products for use in solving problems facing modern systems of monogastric animal production (THRIVE-RITE, Grant Agreement n°315198; http://www.thriverite.eu/).
Tasks: Responsibilities include development and delivery of bio-effector products, based on seaweed, large-scale production and adaptation of bio-effectors to improve stress resistance of crops and acquisition of mineral nutrients. In turn, this will provide a means of increasing biomass and yield in crops. (WP01, WP04).
BioAtlantis Ltd (Ireland)
BIOFECTOR is funded by the European Commission within the 7th Framework Programme | Grant Agmt. No. 312117