Custom Affimer® service

Custom Affimer® reagents can be generated and ready for your lab in just 12-14 weeks!

Avacta’s proprietary Affimer® technology is flexible enough to meet the needs of a wide range of customers. We have undertaken numerous Affimer discovery projects for a broad variety of pharmaceutical, biotech and diagnostics companies, as well as prestigious academic institutions worldwide.

Affimer® reagents can be developed in just 12-14 weeks, compared to months for standard antibody technologies and only requires sub-milligram quantities of antigen.

The in vitro phage display selection approach, used as part of our process is not limited by the immune system and allows us to select Affimer binders with the specific desired properties for customer applications and to address difficult targets.

Affimer binders have been successfully developed for a range of applications, including:

  • in vitro research
  • pharmacokinetics and drug assays
  • in vitro diagnostics assays
  • immunoprecipitation and mass spectrometry assays
  • protein purification and separation
  • protein crystallisation

As part of our custom services you will get:

  • Access to our proprietary libraries containing 1010 different Affimer molecules with unique properties.
  • A dedicated project consultation to discuss your particular application and a flexible project design to fit your requirements.
  • Regular technical interaction and reporting to maximise the chances of ideintifying the best Affimer® proteins for your needs.
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