ImmunoPrecise is a leading producer of high-titre custom mouse, rat, rabbit, goat, and sheep polyclonal antibodies. We offer a comprehensive range of services to get you the polyclonal product you need:

  • Epitope prediction
  • Custom peptide synthesis
  • Conjugation
  • Immunization
  • Purification
  • Assay design

Rabbit Polyclonal Protocol and Timeline*

Project Phases Timeframe
Pre-immune bleeds are taken. Primary immunization. Day 0
1st boost Day 28
2nd boost Day 47
Test Bleeds are taken. Sera may be shipped to client upon request for testing in specific assays. Day 59
3rd boost Day 66
Final Bleed Day 78
Deliverables:  Approx. 50-100mL per rabbit raw polyclonal serum Approx. 78 Days

*protocols and adjuvants can be tailored to client’s specific needs

Additional information

  • Rabbit source: New Zealand Whites*
  • Acceptable antigen sources: Peptides, full or partial proteins, cells, lysates, gel slices, or plant material
  • Antigen requirements: 1.8 – 4.0mg
  • Bacterin requirements (for polyclonal antibodies against bacteria): Approximately 6×108 per rabbit

*We recommend immunizing 2 rabbits per antigen due to variability in response

Please refer to our FAQ section on Antigen Information for more details.

Should you require a quote, please reach us at 1-250-483-0308, via email, or try our online quote request form.