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Taconic Biosciences and Cyagen Biosciences Announce Strategic Partnership

Taconic Biosciences and Cyagen Biosciences Announce Strategic Partnership

RENSSELAER, N.Y., Jul. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Taconic Biosciences and Cyagen Biosciences, global leaders in the generation of custom genetically engineered rodent models and associated services, announced a strategic partnership.  Under the agreement terms, the two companies will combine resources to provide the global scientific community with access to premium custom model design and generation [...]

Taconic Biosciences Launches European Production of Diet Induced Obesity Model

Taconic Biosciences Launches European Production of Diet Induced Obesity Model

RENSSELAER, N.Y., Jun. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in providing genetically engineered mouse model and service solutions, has launched local production of the Taconic diet induced obesity (DIO) model in Europe.  DIO mice are used to study metabolic disease and obesity because they exhibit elevated glucose, insulin, cholesterol, leptin, and corticosterone, [...]

Taconic Biosciences Licenses Easi-CRISPR Technology from the University of Nebraska

Taconic Biosciences Licenses Easi-CRISPR Technology from the University of Nebraska

RENSSELAER, N.Y., Apr. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in providing genetically engineered mouse model and service solutions, has been granted a license to the Easi-CRISPR technology from the University of Nebraska. Easi-CRISPR was developed in the laboratories of Drs. Masato Ohtsuka (Tokai University in Japan), and Channabasavaiah Gurumurthy (University of Nebraska). [...]

Taconic Biosciences Launches New Inflammatory Bowel Disease Models

Taconic Biosciences Launches New Inflammatory Bowel Disease Models

RENSSELAER, N.Y., Apr. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in providing genetically engineered mouse model and service solutions, announces the launch of several new inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) animal models.  As a fully-licensed provider of CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing technology, Taconic scientists knocked out the mouse Il10 gene to generate a spontaneous colitis [...]

Taconic Biosciences Announces the Formation of Scientific Advisory Board

Taconic Biosciences Announces the Formation of Scientific Advisory Board

RENSSELAER, N.Y., Feb. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in genetically engineered mouse models and associated services, announced the formation of its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) with the initial appointments of J. Victor Garcia, PhD, Andrew Goodman, PhD, and David Hill, PhD. The SAB will collaborate with Taconic’s management in providing scientific [...]

Taconic Biosciences Sponsors Custom Model to Support Kabuki Syndrome, a Rare Disorder Causing Intellectual Disability

Taconic Biosciences Sponsors Custom Model to Support Kabuki Syndrome, a Rare Disorder Causing Intellectual Disability

HUDSON, N.Y., Aug. 31 (Korea Bizwire) — Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in genetically engineered rodent models and associated services, is funding the development of a custom mouse model to study Kabuki syndrome, a rare genetic disorder. Taconic is donating model generation services as a third-time sponsor of the Rare Disease Science Challenge, BeHEARD. Hosted [...]

Taconic Biosciences Announces Partnership with Cergentis B.V. to Provide Transgene Mapping Services

Taconic Biosciences Announces Partnership with Cergentis B.V. to Provide Transgene Mapping Services

HUDSON, N.Y., Aug. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in genetically engineered mouse models and associated services, announced it has signed a collaborative agreement with Cergentis B.V. (“Cergentis”) to leverage the company’s Targeted Locus Amplification (TLA) technology to provide transgene mapping services to its customers. While transgenic mice generated via random pro-nuclear [...]

Taconic Biosciences and Pharmatest Services Ltd. Create First Human Immune System Model for Bone Metastasis

Taconic Biosciences and Pharmatest Services Ltd. Create First Human Immune System Model for Bone Metastasis

HUDSON, N.Y., Jul. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in genetically engineered mouse models and associated services, announced it has signed a collaborative agreement with Pharmatest Services, Ltd. (“Pharmatest”) to leverage the company’s oncology and skeletal disease preclinical efficacy services using Taconic’s humanized mouse models. Bone metastasis develops when cancer spreads from [...]

Mice in Space: Taconic Mice Included on Launch to International Space Station

Mice in Space: Taconic Mice Included on Launch to International Space Station

HUDSON, N.Y., Jun. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — When the SpaceX Dragon spacecraft launches today bound for the International Space Station, they will be joined by 40 special mice, bred specifically for this mission by Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in genetically engineered mouse models and associated services. The project is a collaboration between the University [...]

Taconic Biosciences Secures CRISPR License from ERS Genomics

Taconic Biosciences Secures CRISPR License from ERS Genomics

HUDSON, N.Y., May 30 (Korea Bizwire) — Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in genetically engineered mouse models and associated services, announced it has signed a license agreement with ERS Genomics (“ERS”) to utilize the company’s CRISPR-Cas9 technology to generate unique murine models. Under the agreement, Taconic receives a worldwide non-exclusive license to the CRISPR-Cas9 patents [...]