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What's in a name

Calidris Bio is named after Calidris, a genus of small wading birds often referred to as sandpipers. They are true
champions of the flyway, migrating annually from their Arctic breeding grounds to their wintering grounds
further south, sometimes covering more than 5000 km in a few days. To accomplish this stunt, calidrids stop at
seashores to nourish themselves with ‘biofilms’. This biofilm serves as a superfood consisting of microorganisms that are rich in protein and unsaturated fatty acids, similar to the Microbial Protein produced by Calidris Bio…