Updated for 2019, the list of Algae Express cultures has been refreshed with new additions,
and expanded to now include the Top 10 most requested strains at UTEX.
The cultures are axenic and maintained on an agar slant.
The UTEX Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Texas at Austin includes over 3,000 different strains of living algae, representing most major taxa. Cultures in the Collection are used for research, teaching, biotechnology development, and various other projects throughout the world. UTEX supports this community of users through the provision of algal cultures along with a variety of other goods and services. This website contains a listing of the cultures maintained by UTEX, conditions for their maintenance, information regarding the purchase of cultures, and various other features of UTEX.