Custom Model Generation Solutions

Tailored to deliver the right model at the right time within your research budget

Taconic Biosciences has the most experienced model generation team in the industry. We combine our fully licensed gene modification toolkit with our scientific expertise to create the right custom mouse or rat model for your research program. Beyond superior skills, Taconic was the first comprehensive and integrated model design and colony management services provider in the world.

custom model generation solutions

Advanced model generation services, tailored to your unique project needs

Taconic provides a spectrum of solutions tailored to your desired timeline, defined budget, and health standard requirements. Robust quality control measures ensure genetic integrity and confidence throughout each phase of your project.

Check Mark

Flexible Timelines

  • ExpressMODEL® service option accelerates timeline to cohort by >3 months
  • Standard and FLEX projects adhere to timelines outlined and agreed upon by all parties in a Taconic project charter
  • Ability to seamlessly transition from model generation to colony management

Spectrum of Options

  • Ability to use the best methodology for each specific project
  • Fully staffed team of PhD scientists guide you to the best total solution
  • Taconic maintains licenses for proprietary gene editing techniques used in creating your new model

Exceptional Quality 

  • Quality services backed by >25 years of experience generating custom genetically engineered models
  • Extensive genetic validation and opportunities for de-risking
  • Multiple genetic backgrounds available for ESC and CRISPR projects, including existing genetically modified lines
Scientific consultationFull accessFull accessFull access
Dedicated project managerYesYesYes
Molecular analysis/genetic validationHighHighHigh
Timeline to study animalAcceleratedStandardFlexible
Timeline commitmentExactExactRange

Capabilities & Technology

Improving human health through more predictive and relative rodent models

Knockout Mice & Rats

Accelerate your research with custom-engineered knockout (ko) mouse models. Design your own conditional and constitutive knockout mice or use existing strains.
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Featured Content

Delivering Results Faster on Custom Mouse Model Engineering Projects with the ExpressMODEL® CRISPR Platform

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Succeeding with Mouse Model Generation: Key Considerations for the Design of Transgenic Models

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Promise and Pitfalls: An Updated View of CRISPR/Cas9 for Genetic Engineering in Mice and Rats

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Taconic Corporate Offices

Phone: +1 (518) 697-3900
273 Hover Ave., Germantown, NY 12526

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