GenScript Launches Custom Rabbit Monoclonal Antibody Service
Now, One of Two Major Companies Offering Difficult-To-Hybridize Rabbit mAbs
Piscataway, NJ, June 27, 2017 - GenScript announced the launch of its new custom rabbit monoclonal
antibody (mAb) service MonoRab , as part of the integrated premium antibody service portfolio.
Rabbit monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) are well known for their high affinity, specificity, diversity, and their ability to
recognize hidden, hard-to-target epitopes. They are ideal for anti-idotypic (anti-ID) antibodies, PK, and immunogenicity
studies, and in vitro diagnostics (IVD) assays/kit development.
"It is a challenge to obtain stable hybridoma clones to produce rabbit mAbs. Until now, researchers' access to this important
technology has been limited," said Dr. Liusong Yin, Head of Antibody Department at GenScript. "Our proprietary
MonoRab™ technology uses a combination of hybridoma technologies and early-stage monoclonal antibody sequencing to
deliver custom rabbit mAbs that are more specific with higher affinity and diversified to meet the requirements for a growing
range of applications. The delivered rabbit antibody sequences are stable forever and by choosing recombinant expression,
GenScript clients can benefit from better antibody reproducibility, validation, and IP protection."
GenScript is one of the two major companies in the world able to deliver custom rabbit mAbs for commercial purpose.
MonoRab™ can be used to develop rabbit mAbs against challenging targets, including anti-ID antibodies, membrane
receptors, nanobodies, small molecule compounds, epigenetic modifications, and antibody drugs.
Since 2004, GenScript's comprehensive antibody services have produced more than 14,000 custom monoclonal antibodies
and more than 100,000 polyclonal antibodies. As a "One-Stop Solution" to make research easier, GenScript's diverse
monoclonal antibody service portfolio includes premium hybridoma lead generation, high-throughput screening (including
FACS), antibody sequencing, antibody humanization and affinity maturation, recombinant antibody expression, and highthroughput
gene-to-antibody production. For more information on GenScript's MonoRab™ click here. For more information
on GenScript's complete portfolio of antibody services, click here.
About GenScript - GenScript is the world leader in gene synthesis, and a peptide, protein, and antibody research partner
for fundamental life science research, translational biomedical research, early stage biopharmaceutical development, and
synthetic biology. Since its founding in 2002, GenScript has provided services and products to scientists in more than 100
countries worldwide. The company delivers biological research services encompassing gene synthesis and molecular
biology, peptide synthesis, custom antibodies, protein expression, antibody and protein engineering, in vitro and in vivo
pharmacology and industrial synthetic biology products. For more information, visit www.genscript.com.
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