Chlamydomonas Collections

Chlamydomonas Library Project (CLiP) – Collection of Chlamydomonas mutants generated by the Jonikas group in the Department of Plant Biology at the Carnegie Institution for Science and distributed by the Chamydomonas Resource Center.

ChlamyStation – The collection of photosynthesis mutants of the Institut de Biologie Physico-Chimique in Paris, includes about 500 strains generated in that laboratory, mostly single mutants but also double or triple mutants, all with rigorously verified phenotypes. The stocks are stored in liquid nitrogen and available free of charge to academic researchers.


Other Algal Collections with Chlamydomonas Accessions

NCMA (formerly CCMP)– National Center for Marine Algae and Microbiota

SAG – Sammlung von Algenkulturen, Göttingen, Germany

UTEX – University of Texas at Austin

CCAP – Culture Centre of Algae and Protozoa, UK

ATCC – American Type Culture Collection

NIES – Microbial Culture Collection at the National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan
This now includes the former IAM collection.

CPCC – Canadian Phycological Culture Centre
(formerly the University of Toronto Culture Collection of Algae and Cyanobacteria)

ACOI – Coimbra Collection of Algae, Portugal

CCAC – Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Cologne

CCALA – Culture Collection of Autotrophic Organisms, the Centre of Phycology, Czech Republic

CAUP – Culture Collection of Algae of Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic

PLY – Plymouth Culture Collection of Marine Algae, UK

RCC – Roscoff Culture Collection of Marine Phytoplankton, France


World Federation of Culture Collections

A searchable database for algal accessions in many collections worldwide