Where can I get an algae culture? Here are the top 20 algae culture collection centers around the world

[Global] Looking for an algae culture? Recently, the Experimental Phycology and Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Goettingen published a list of algae culture collection centers around the world.

Please do feel free to inform us for any other algae culture collection centers that we are not aware of. Send us an email at: [email protected]. We will update the list.

Culture Collections worldwide

ACOI Coimbra Collection of Algae
ALGOBANK The microalgal culture collection at the University of Caen Basse-Normandie
BCCM/DCG Diatoms Collection at Gent University
CAUP Culture Collection of Algae at Charles University Prague
CC Chlamydomonas Center
CCAC Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Cologne
CCALA Culture Collection of Autotrophic Organisms
CCAM Culture Collection of Algae Marburg
CCAP Culture Collection of Algae and Protozoa
CCCryo Culture Collection of Cryophilic Algae
CPCC Canadian Phycological Culture Centre (former UTCC)
CSIRO CSIRO Collection of Living Microalgae
KU-MACC Kobe University Macro-Algal Culture Collection
MZCH-SVCK Microalgae and Zygnematophyceae Collection Hamburg
NCMA Provasoli – Guillard National Center for Marine Algae and Microbiota (former CCMP)
NIES Microbial Culture Collection at the National Institute for Environmental Studies
PCC Pasteur Culture Collection of Cyanobacterial Strains
PLY The Plymouth Culture Collection of Marine Microalgae
RCC The Roscoff Culture Collection, Brittany, France
UTEX The Culture Collection of Algae at The University of Texas

Organisations, Projects and Databases

WFCC World Federation for Culture Collections
ECCO European Culture Collections’ Organisation
MIRRI EU-Project: Microbial Resource Research Infrastructure
Sektion Phykologie Sektion Phykologie der Deutschen Botanischen Gesellschaft
Algaebase Listing of the Worlds Algae
straininfo.net Online Bioportal for Strain Data


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