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ChromoTek’s camelid antibodies are sequenced, recombinant, and monoclonal with validated binding characteristics

Posted by Klaus Herick on Jul 25, 2016 2:35:54 PM

On a personal note, we – ChromoTek - like to state a few words on the quality of our camelid VHH or heavy chain antibodies (also known as “nanobodies”).

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Topics: Antibody Quality

ChromoTek on tour in Germany!

Posted by Klaus Herick on Oct 21, 2015 12:08:22 PM

ChromoTek meets researchers at their institutes in Germany: From October 27 to 30, 2015 our senior scientists Dr. Andrea Buchfellner and Dr. Larisa Yurlova will be on a 2.000 km road show and provide scientific seminar lecture series. They will deliver presentations on two topics as requested by local scientists:

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ChromoTek GmbH has Launched the New Myc-Trap® for Immunoprecipitation of Myc-Tagged Proteins

Posted by Klaus Herick on Jul 10, 2015 2:44:37 PM

Biotech Company Offers Innovative Tool that has been Frequently Stipulated by Biochemistry Laboratories

ChromoTek, a German biotech company specializing in innovative tools for biochemistry and life cell imaging, has launched the new Myc-Trap® for efficient and ready to use immunoprecipitation of Myc-tagged proteins and their interacting factors. Unlike other immunoprecipitation tools that are based on traditional antibodies, the unique Myc-Trap® needs just one single polypeptide chain to capture the antigen. Therefore the eluted protein fraction is free of heavy and light antibody chain impurities. To request a free sample visit

Of the Myc-Trap’s® launch, CEO Marion Jung said, “The new Myc-Trap® is the most recent addition to a series of innovative Nano-Traps; the product line started with the well-established and superior GFP-Trap® that has been cited in more than 550 peer reviewed publications so far. We intend to develop more Nano-Traps fulfilling the steady demand of our customers. Stay tuned!

The Myc-Trap® recognizes the Myc-tag at the N-terminus, C-terminus, or at internal sites of the recombinant fusion protein. For gentle elution of bound protein from the Myc-Trap® the corresponding Myc peptide can be used. Derived from the human c-myc oncogene the Myc-tag is a widespread, common polypeptide tag for detecting recombinant protein expression in various cell systems.

ChromoTek offers additional Nano-Traps: GFP-Trap®, RFP-Trap and GST-Trap. For more information about Myc-Trap® please visit:


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