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Taking Aim with Antibody-Drug Conjugates

In 1902, the French filmmaker George Mèliés fascinated audiences with his film, Le Voyage dans la Lune (A Trip to the...

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Looking Back on Omicron: Checking our predictions against recent reports

When the Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2 was first identified, we applied our molecular modeling methods to assess how...

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Modeling the Impact of SARS-CoV-2 Omicron Variant Mutations

On November 24, 2021, South Africa reported the identification of a new SARS-CoV-2 variant, B.1.1.529, to the World...

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The Delta Variant Furin Domain Mutation Favors Greater Infectivity

The Delta variant has quickly become the predominant strain of SARS-CoV-2. Based on molecular modeling studies,...

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Functional Assays: Narrowing the Field from Binders to Therapeutic Candidates

Candidate ID: How to go from hits to lead candidates

We tend to think of antibodies as being defined by their...

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Original Research: Targeting Three Spike Protein Domains Regulating SARS-CoV-2 Infectivity

Like our research colleagues across the entire global scientific community, our team here at Antibody Solutions...

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Peptides: The Less-is-More Strategy for Success

A strategic approach to peptide design yields success

When deciding which antigens to use for an antibody discovery...

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Animals are Still Vital for Antibody Discovery

If the last year has taught us anything, it’s that major biological threats can emerge seemingly out of nowhere,...

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Getting your antigen to stand out in the crowd

Here at Antibody Solutions, we believe that starting with the best possible input will yield the best possible output....

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Cell Fusion: A trusted tool that can still be an enigma

“Mystery is at the heart of creativity. That, and surprise.”  Julia Cameron

Hybridoma Cell Fusion 101 When it comes to...

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Modeling the Impact of the UK and South African Strain Mutations

Mutations Found in the South African and UK COVID-19 Virus Strains Improve the Stability of the ACE2-Spike RBD Complex

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Original Research: Generating Antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 Spike Protein Sites

As we’ve noted in some recent blog posts (here and here, for instance), our team at Antibody Solutions is joining the...

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Measure Twice, Cut Once: The Value of Target Analysis in Antibody Discovery

Editor’s note: Welcome to 2021, and to our first in a year-long series of posts that will explore the essentials in...

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The UK Strain and Other Recent RBD Mutations in the SARS-CoV-2 Virus

Examining mutations in the SARS-CoV-2 Spike (S) Protein Receptor Binding Domain (RBD) at the ACE2 receptor S protein...

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COVID-19 Targets, Tools and Therapeutics (Part 2)

Antibody Solutions is doing its part to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, including original research, tool discovery,...