Pioneering Excellence: SeaStock’s Journey to Pharmaceutical Grade Red Pigment

SeaStock 26/03/2024 In collaboration with the University of Western Australia, the team at SeaStock has made remarkable progress in the extraction of red pigment from Asparagopsis seaweed. Having already achieved the cosmetic grade threshold, the team is now focused on achieving the highest purity, analytical and pharmaceutical grade. This undertaking isn’t simply about surpassing technical […]

Breaking New Ground: How Dr Sanjana Senthilkumar is helping shape our future

SeaStock 07/03/2024 In the four months since Dr. Sanjana Senthilkumar joined SeaStock as a Research Scientist, our Company has made significant strides in optimising the extraction efficiency of the natural compounds from Asparagopsis seaweed and believes its onshore cultivation method may now be an impressive four times more efficient than more traditional offshore techniques. Under […]

SeaStock Achieves Breakthrough in Natural Bromoform Extraction, Pioneering Sustainable Solutions for the Meat and Dairy Industries

SeaStock 27/02/2024 SeaStock has achieved a significant milestone in the field of natural compound cultivation boasting close to 100% extraction efficiency of naturally derived bromoform. This accomplishment is testament to the effectiveness of SeaStock’s proprietary dual extraction method, which not only ensures a high concentration of natural bromoform at over 45mg/ml but also preserves its […]

Unlocking Efficiency: The Benefits of Onshore Seaweed Cultivation

SeaStock 20/02/2024 As the seaweed industry gains increasing prominence for its environmental credentials and economic potential, it’s perhaps ironic that land-based cultivation is proving more efficient than the traditional offshore methods. Over recent times, investors, governments and organisations globally have recognised the significant potential and need to invest in and build the seaweed (Asparagopsis) cultivation […]

SeaStock MD Tom Puddy speaks with Weekly Times journalist Conor Fowler about what the Mass Challenge win means for the company’s future expansion plans.

The Weekly Times 6/11/2023 A West Australian biotech company has been awarded a prestigious climate resilience prize in Europe, beating out 1200 start ups from across the globe. SeaStock was awarded the Louis Dreyfus Corporation Climate Resilience Prize in Lausanne, Switzerland, for its technological approach in helping the agriculture industry reduce carbon emissions. SeaStock identifies […]

SeaStock announced as winner of LDC Climate Resilience Prize at Mass Challenge Switzerland

SeaStock recognized on the global climate change stage for its ‘potential to help shape sustainable food and agriculture production systems’ Perth, 30 October 2023 – Western Australian-based biotech company SeaStock has taken out the Louis Dreyfus Corporation Climate Resilience Prize in Lausanne Switzerland. SeaStock was one of more than 1200 startups from across the globe […]

SeaStock recognized on the global climate change stage

Perth, 12 October 2023 – Western Australian-based biotech company SeaStock was today named as a finalist in the internationally recognized MassChallenge Switzerland 2023 accelerator program. SeaStock is one of only 12 finalists from an initial field of more than 1200 to be selected to return to Switzerland next week to compete for the overall prize. […]

SeaStock welcomes shareholders and Flinders research team to our Fremantle HQ

SeaStock welcomed shareholders to our Fremantle HQ and pilot plant to meet our team and the research team from Flinders University.  The event was an opportunity for our shareholders and supporters to tour the facility and to ask questions directly about our progress to date and the strategic direction for the journey ahead.  The Flinders […]

DR SANJANA SENTHILKuMaR

Research Scientist

Dr Sanjana Senthilkumar is a Ph.D. graduate of Philosophy in Biosciences and Bioengineering, from the Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, and holds a Bachelor of Technology in biochemistry from Sathyabama University, in India. During this time Sanjana gained vast research knowledge on plant secondary metabolites and their physiochemical properties. Her nearly decade-long experience spans across plant tissue culture, natural product chemistry, photo-physics, and various analytical techniques. She possesses skill in experimental design, research review, execution, data analysis, and scientific writing. She has led and executed a research entrepreneurship project, which involved design, development, and patenting of an innovative apparatus for use in chemistry laboratories. Additionally, she has undertaken several roles as a trainer, teaching assistant, supervisor, instrument operator, and laboratory demonstrator. Sanjana has been appointed to the position of Research Scientist to support the next phase of the Company’s commercial growth. Tasked specifically with helping establish a scientific approach to developing sustainable and commercially viable biomass growth of macro algae.

Zoe HOpKINSON

Production Technician

In 2023 Zoe completed a Bachelors in Coastal and Marine Science at Curtin University. During her study Zoe also gained work experience as an aquaculture volunteer, including roles with PhD students and Department Primary Industry Resource Development (DPIRD).  In addition Zoe worked at the Geraldton TAFE commercial hatchery, which introduced her knowledge to cultivate Asparagopsis seaweed and aquaculture operations.
Within completing Zoe's degree, she also completed field work studies on fish behaviours and interacted with multiple marine based professionals.  Zoe had access to innovative technology that made her learning & experiences much more immersive and accessible, enabling her to gain experience in technologies, equipment and platforms used within the aquaculture research industry.  Zoe is thrilled to be a part of the Seastock science team, which has further ignited her passion for the ocean and participating in work which will benefit the state of our climate. Working towards a more positive future for all.