UTEX News
September 15, 2020
Scheduled Website Maintenance: September 17, 2020 - 7:00 AM CST | utex.org

The UTEX website will be down for planned maintenance and updates starting on Thursday, September 17th, at 7:00 AM (CST). The website will be unavailable for about an hour, but the UTEX Help Desk System and FAQs will still be available and accessible to answer any questions you might have. We apo...

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UTEX News
September 09, 2020
FedEx Regulatory Alert Update: U.S. BIS Export Control Changes for China

Beginning September 27, 2020 the United States Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS), will require an Electronic Export Information (EEI) filing for shipments originating from the United States with a destination to the People’s Republic of China (China). The rules expand the EEI filing requireme...

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UTEX News
August 04, 2020
COVID-19 Update | Cryo Only Strains

Orders containing 'Cryo Only' strains may be delayed due to the Research Level 3 (RL3) phase the University is currently operating under and the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak. As always, we will contact you if there are any issues or delays to your order.

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UTEX News
June 03, 2020
A Message From The Curator | June 2020 | COVID-19 Update

The University has begun a phased approach to the resumption of on-campus research activities. We have now entered Phase 3 of a 0-5 scale system. Under this phase, UTEX is taking steps to gradually resume full operations. Beginning Monday June 8th, we will reinstate standard pricing for all algal...

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UTEX News
April 01, 2020
A Message From The Curator | Dr. David R. Nobles, Jr.

As part of the effort to combat the spread of COVID-19, The University of Texas at Austin has implemented a mandatory, campus-wide reduction of laboratory activities to essential operations. In keeping with this mandate, there will be a temporary pause in the distribution of all products from the...

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UTEX News
January 22, 2020
Summer 2020 | Jerry J. Brand Summer Research Fellowship for Algae Research

The UTEX Culture Collection of Algae (UTEX) is offering summer stipends for scholarly research projects conducted by rising University of Texas at Austin Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors. Open to UT Students enrolled in any department. Original proposals for algae-based research in all discipline...

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UTEX News
January 06, 2020
Happy 2020 New Year!

The UTEX Culture Collection of Algae is back for some 2020 algae fun! We hope you had a safe and happy holiday season. We want to keep you informed on specific dates some of our services will return, and when you can expect your orders to be shipped. If you have any questions or concerns, please ...

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UTEX News
October 23, 2019
Fall 2019 | Updates to the UTEX Photobioreactors

The UTEX Photobioreactors have been refreshed with an upgraded design. We've swapped some of the plastic components of the original photobioreactor with metal ones, making the updated unit longer lasting and reusable!

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UTEX News
October 23, 2019
Fall 2019 | Shipping Updates

UTEX is moving away from our current catch-all-shipping price system that is based on shipping regions or zones, and to a new real-time carrier calculated shipping system. 

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UTEX News
October 18, 2019
Scheduled Website Maintenance: October 24, 2019 | utex.org v2.0

The UTEX website will be down for planned maintenance and updates on Thursday, October 24th. The website will be unavailable during this time, but the UTEX Help Desk System and FAQs will still be available and accessible to answer any questions you might have. We apologize for any inconveniences ...

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UTEX News
October 18, 2019
Fall 2019 | Upcoming US Academic & Government discount changes

We wanted to give all of our U.S. Non-Profit Academic & Government customers a heads up about an upcoming change to the discount system. Reviewing this information, creating a UTEX Customer Account, and/or submitting your discount request early will help provide a smoother transition when it ...

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May 09, 2018
Help Schedule UTEX's Next Algal Training Workshop!

We are asking for your help in determining the best time to hold our Summer Algal Training Workshop. The survey (link below) only takes a few minutes and your input will assist us in scheduling the workshop when a majority of you all are available to attend.

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