NORCCA - Algae collection

The Norwegian Culture Collection of Algae, NORCCA, maintained and owned by the Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA) and the University of Oslo (UiO), includes algal strains from the two institutes and the former Danish algal culture collection SCCAP.

Reagent tubes

Photo: UiO

Booking and prices

Prices: Prices (NIVA)

Booking: Shop algea (NIVA)


Contact information: 

Facility Manager: Bente Edvardsen
Location: Blindernveien 31
0371 OSLO

Description of services:

The collection offers access to algal strains and growth media which can be ordered directly from this website. We ship globally material for education, research, innovation and business. 

The Norwegian Culture Collection of Algae (NORCCA) offers access to nearly 2000 highly diverse strains of algae.   


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Published May 9, 2019 10:14 AM - Last modified Mar. 2, 2021 5:45 PM