Cygnus Technologies

Cygnus Technologies is focused on supplying highly specialized analytical products to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry for use in process development and quality control. As recognized experts in bioprocess impurity testing for analytes such as host cell proteins, Cygnus offers a broad menu of well-validated, robust generic kits and immunoassay reagents. Cygnus also offers custom development of process-specific antibodies and assays for companies who want to outsource these highly specialized technologies to the experts.

Bio-Connect is the distributor of Cygnus Technologies in the Benelux. If you have any questions about a product, please contact our helpdesk.

Major product lines

  • Mammalian cell line HCPs
    CHO • BHK • A549 • HEK 293 • MRC5 • NS/0 • SP2/0 • PER.C6® • Vero cell • HeLa • MDCK• CAP®
  • Bacterial HCPs
    E. coli • L. lactis • P. fluorescens • S. aureus • S. pyogenes
  • Yeast HCPs
    P. pastoris • S. cerevisiae
  • Plant & animal transgenics
    - Bovine plasma proteins
    - Goat milk proteins
  • Host cell DNA detection
    CHO • E. coli • NS/0 • Human • DNA extraction kits
  • Bioprocess impurities
    BSA • HSA • Insulin • Other bovine plasma proteins • Protein A leachate assays • Endonuclease
  • Custom services
    - Antibody affinity extraction (AAE)
    - Antibody coverage analysis
    - Comprehensive assay qualification protocols
    - Mass spectrometry
    - Polyclonal antibody generation
    - Process specific assay development
    - 2D PAGE

Cygnus Technologies news

Reduction of bioprocess impurities to the lowest levels practical requires sensitive and robust analytical methods. Cygnus offers a full menu of ELISA kits and orthogonal testing services for all current host cell expression systems and purification process leachates, such as Protein A.

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