For over 30 years, Noble Life Sciences has supplied the research community with GLP and non-GLP custom polyclonal antibody services using a variety of animal species including mouse, rat, rabbit, guinea pig, ferret, sheep and goat. Client-specific protocols have been used as well as Noble-developed standard immunization protocols. Peptide conjugation, antibody titer analysis via ELISA, and antibody purification from serum are available. Peptide sequence analysis and synthesis are also available. Further extension of custom polyclonal services includes performing immunogenicity and efficacy studies in rats, mice and rabbits for large and small pharmaceutical companies. Click here for an overview of our custom polyclonal antibodies services.
Noble can accept antigen for immunization in any form including, but not limited to, in solution, as a precipitate, as a cell suspension, as a band in acrylamide gel, or as a blot on nitrocellulose. Freund’s Complete Adjuvant is used for the initial injection and Freund’s Incomplete Adjuvant is used for subsequent injections. Other adjuvants are available.
Approximate Serum Volume by Species (ml)
||Guinea Pig, Ferret & Rat
||Sheep & Goat
Minimum Antigen Requirements
|Standard protocol (total per animal or 5 mice)
|Fast protocol (total per animal or 5 mice)
|Protocol extension (total per animal or 5 mice)
|ELISA (up to 6 samples)
|Western blot (up to 6 samples)