New Member: Taconic Biosciences Joins MassBio

Apr 04, 2023

The right animal model holds endless possibilities for drug discovery and advancements in human health. Taconic Biosciences Inc. is honored to join the MassBio community to provide the best animal model solutions to drive critical research from idea to cure. 

Taconic Biosciences has been a leading provider of preclinical research models for over 65 years. In this time, Taconic pioneered germ-free rodent models, became the first commercial breeder to receive full AAALAC accreditation, and has grown to a global ecosystem of laboratories, breeding facilities, distributors, and partners. Taconic scientists partner with customers to provide solutions for their preclinical research projects by offering highly experienced scientific support to find, design, breed, and prepare your mouse or rat model.  


Taconic is a fully licensed provider of model generation services that include CRISPR/Cas9, homologous recombination in ES cells, and pronuclear injection technologies. The models we offer include knock-ins, knockouts, knockdowns, and transgenics. We go above and beyond to deliver the right model that serves all your research project needs. With the support of our globally recognized PhD-level scientific program managers and eTACONIC® platform, Taconic offers stakeholders transparent and secure access to colony management and model generation project data with reports in real-time.


Taconic Biosciences is a fully licensed, global leader in genetically engineered rodent models and services. Founded in 1952, Taconic provides the best animal solutions so that customers can acquire, custom-generate, breed, precondition, test, and distribute valuable research models worldwide. Specialists in genetically engineered mouse and rat models, microbiome, immuno-oncology mouse models, and integrated model design and breeding services, Taconic operates service laboratories and breeding facilities in the US and Europe, maintains distributor relationships in Asia, and has global shipping capabilities to provide animal models almost anywhere in the world. 


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