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Animal and Plant Health Agency
UK governmental agency, responsible for safeguarding animal and plant health for the benefit of people, the environment and the economy.

Animal Research
The global resource for scientific evidence in animal research via an international collaboration of scientists and expert contributors.

Laboratory Animal Science Association (LASA)
A UK charitable organisation that seeks to ensure the provision and best use of the most appropriate animal models for medical, veterinary and other scientific purposes.

National Centre for the replacement, Refinement and Reduction of Animals in Research (NC3Rs)
A national UK organisation which leads the discovery and application of new technologies and approaches to replace, reduce and refine the use of animals for scientific purposes (the 3Rs).

Understanding Animal Research (UAR)
Aims to achieve broad understanding of the humane use of animals in medical, veterinary, scientific and environmental research in the UK.

Universities Federation for Animal Welfare (UFAW)
An independent registered charity that works with the animal welfare science community worldwide to develop and promote improvements in the welfare of animals through scientific and educational activity.

World Animal Protection
Charity who's aim is to move the world to protect animals.

World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE)
The OIE is the intergovernmental organisation responsible for improving animal health worldwide.


Other useful links and websites

What Is Biotechnology?
A curated collection of resources about the people, places and technologies and their impact on the field of biotechnology.

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Frequently Asked Questions

We have prepared a PDF download document which covers the questions we are most frequently asked. The document is updated regularly.

Subjects covered in the download include:

Antibodies (general)

Should I choose mAb or pAb?

How much antigen do I need to supply?

What is the purity of custom antibodies?

How much purified antibody or antisera will I receive for custom antibodies?

What is the shelf life of antibodies?

What specifications are provided for antibodies?

What purification methods are available for custom antibodies?

What other antibody processing and modification options are available?

What is the recommended storage and handling for antibodies?

How are antibodies shipped?

Custom Polyclonal Antibodies

What species are available?

What is the typical project length?

 

Custom Monoclonal Antibodies

What species are used in the production of mAbs?

What is the typical project length?

Rabbit Clonal Antibodies

What is the difference between monoclonal and monospecific clonal antibodies?

What is the advantage of using rabbit clonal antibody produced from crude rabbit antiserum by in vitro cloning technology, when compared to monoclonal antibodies from hybridoma fusion cell lines?

Why are there different clones of the same antibody for the application in research (western blot, immunoprecipitation, ELISA) and clinical diagnostic (IHC-P)?

Why are clonal antibodies produced by original in vitro cloning technology exceptional?

Are clonal antibodies similar to immunoaffinity purified polyclonals?

 

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