Commercial product is now available for sale.  Product does not contain canthaxanthin.

Welcome to IGENE

Focusing on the research, development, and commercialization of natural astaxanthin for human and animal nutrition.

Since being founded in 1981, Igene Biotechnology has focused on the commercialization of value-added specialty biochemical products for the feed and agrichemical industries. Through the use of state-of-the-art fermentation, physical and chemical separation, and related chemical and biochemical engineering technologies, Igene has developed proprietary processes to convert selected agricultural raw materials into commercially useful, cost effective, and environmentally friendly natural alternatives to synthetic products.

Igene is the leading supplier of naturally-sourced astaxanthin, an essential nutrient used in many feed applications, especially as a source of pigment for coloring farmed salmon and trout species.

Animal Nutrition
Igene is the No. 1 supplier of natural astaxanthin, an essential nutrient used in many feed applications, especially as a source of pigment for coloring farmed salmon and trout species.
Human Nutrition
Igene supplies bulk nutraceutical grade natural astaxanthin for consumer ready health food supplements.