UTEX News
January 10, 2018
2018 Price Increase Notification

Beginning February 1, 2018, UTEX will need to increase the prices on our Living Algal Strains, Algae Express Strains, and Bulk Microalgae to help keep up with inflation and increasing shipping costs.

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UTEX Closure
January 04, 2018
Upcoming UTEX Holiday Closure: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

UTEX will be closed on Monday, January 15th, in observance of the US Holiday, Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK) Day. Orders scheduled to ship that week will be sent out on Tuesday, January 16th, and Algae Express orders placed on Monday, January 15th, will not be processed until Tuesday (16th).

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UTEX Closure
December 14, 2017
Upcoming UTEX Holiday Closure: 2017 Winter Break

UTEX will be closed from Friday, December 22nd, 2017 – Monday, January 1st, 2018 for the 2017 Holiday Winter Break. Have a happy holiday and a safe New Year from all of us at UTEX!

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UTEX Closure
November 08, 2017
Upcoming UTEX Holiday Closure: U.S. Thanksgiving Holiday

UTEX will be closed from Thursday, November 23rd – Sunday, November 26th in observance of the U.S. Thanksgiving Holiday. Have a happy and safe Thanksgiving Holiday from all of us at UTEX!

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UTEX Closure
November 08, 2017
Upcoming 2017 Ordering Deadlines

Important ordering deadlines for 2017 shipment. Any orders placed after the specified dates will not ship until the 2018 year.

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UTEX News
October 13, 2017
Announcing the Jerry J. Brand Summer Research Fellowship for Algae Research

The UTEX Culture Collection of Algae (UTEX) now offers 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 disciplines...

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UTEX News
September 27, 2017
An important notice for UTEX customers in Russia

Due to Russia's regulations and restrictions on importing plants and living organisms into the Country, UTEX is unable to ship algal strains to any destination within Russia.

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UTEX Closure
August 28, 2017
Upcoming UTEX Holiday Closure: Labor Day - September 4, 2017

UTEX will be closed on Monday, September 4th in observance of the U.S. Labor Day Holiday. Orders and Algae Express orders scheduled to ship on Monday will be sent out on Tuesday, September 5th. Have a safe and enjoyable Labor Day from all of us at UTEX!

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UTEX Closure
June 26, 2017
Upcoming Holiday Closure: Independence Day

UTEX will be closed on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 in observance of Independence Day. Please view the full announcement for details on order delays and shipping changes.

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Algae News
June 20, 2017
The genome and phenome of the green alga Chloroidium sp. UTEX 3007 reveal adaptive traits for des...

To investigate the phenomic and genomic traits that allow green algae to survive in deserts, we characterized a ubiquitous species, Chloroidium sp. UTEX 3007, which we isolated from multiple locations in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

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UTEX Closure
May 22, 2017
Upcoming Holiday Closure: Memorial Day

UTEX will be closed on Monday, May 29, 2017 in observance of the US Holiday, Memorial Day. Algae Express orders placed on Monday (5/29) will not be processed and shipped out until Tuesday (5/30). Orders scheduled to ship during this week will also be sent out on Tuesday, May 30, 2017.

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UTEX Closure
January 09, 2017
Upcoming Holiday Closure: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

UTEX will be closed on Monday, January 16th, in observance of the US Holiday, Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK) Day. Orders scheduled to ship that week will be sent out on Tuesday, January 17th, and Algae Express orders placed on Monday, January 16th, will not be processed until Tuesday (17th).

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