Custom Antisera Production - Bulk Antisera | Polycolonal Antibodies | Nittobo America Inc.

Custom Antisera Production

Nittobo America Inc. offers you two animal facilities to conduct your Custom Polyclonal Antibody Production in goats and/or sheep.

"Your Preferred Source for Polyclonal Antisera"


Boone, Iowa:  Situated on a 9 acre plot in rural Boone County, Iowa. Animals are housed in barns and on impervious surfaces.


Murrieta, California:  On 70 acres of farm land in Murrieta County. Animals are allowed access to shelters and grazing pastures.


Both facilities offer you the following:

  •  30 years expertise in the production of polyclonal antiserum in goats and sheep.
  •   ISO Certification
  •   USDA Approved Technical Plant for collection and exporting to the EU.

Terms of Contract include:

  • All “animal use” protocols will be required to be reviewed and approved by Nittobo America Inc., (NTB-A) local Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) prior to initiation.
  • All animals assigned to the project shall remain the property of NTB-A.
  • Antigen provided by Customer must be certified as Non-Infectious / Non-Pathogenic. The Customer must accept liability for all damages incurred should humans or other animals become infected as a result of the use of these immunogens.
  • Antigen needs to be provided in a ready to use formulation in sufficient quantity and in a timely manner by Customer.  NTB-A will provide Freund’s adjuvant.
  • NTB-A will provide husbandry, maintenance, immunization, bleeding, and administrative services
  • NTB-A will maintain all documentation of activities on animals utilized in these programs.  Customer may review these upon request with a reasonable period of prior notification
  • The minimum length of a program is 9 months
  • Occasionally animals may become sick or injured in the course of these projects. NTB-A will not be held responsible for loss of animals utilized in these programs. NTB-A will provide an ordinary level of quality care and handling of animals.
  • Production bleeds are collected using an automated plasmapheresis machine, either plasma or serum can be provided with or without a preservative. Any testing, analysis or additional processing must be specifically contracted for and additional charges will apply.
  • NTB-A will make every reasonable attempt to maximize antiserum production from animals used in these projects while at the same time being mindful of the health and well-being of the animals used.
  • Pricing is based upon individual events that are contracted for. Here are examples of events.
    • Initiation fee per animal
    • Daily animal maintenance fee
    • Test bleeds (preimmune and post immunization)
    • Immunization
    • Production bleeds on a per ml basis (min charge applies)
    • Conversion of plasma to serum
    • Termination
    • Packaging / Handling fee
    • Shipping charges
    • Document fees

Please contact our Sales Department to discuss your custom program requirements

Tel: 951-677-5629

Nittobo America Inc.
25549 Adams Ave
Murrieta, CA 92562
T 951.677.5629 | Email
About Us

Nittobo America Inc., established in 1986, celebrates over 30 years in the industry. In June 2016 we completed the integration of the Sales and Marketing activities of our two brands: MBC and IIC. Both brands manufacture polyclonal antisera for turbidimetric immunoassays and produce specific plasma protein calibrators and controls.

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