College of Education for Pure Science, University of Thi-Qar announced on discovering new types of Algae in the shores of the Euphrates River at the outskirts of city of Nasiriyah, Dean of the College, Dr. Rabea Hadi Jari said.

Dr. Jari added that the study was conducted on discovering new types of algae, which were not previously registered scientifically as they different in forms and genetic characteristics from the other types of algae as well as differing in color diversity.

Dr. Jari mentioned that the new species of algae have genetic traits and new forms that can be used in the pharmaceutical industries, including those rich with vitamins and important to the human body and anti-aging.

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