Takara Bio’s 431,000 sq. ft. state-of-art facility in Dalian, China, employs over 400 people. The facility contains five 50 L fermentors for large-scale production and yields over 1,000,000 units of manufactured products per year. In addition, the Dalian facility contains Biosafety Level II (BSL2) cleanrooms. The facility has passed audits for products receiving FDA approval and operates a quality management system based on international standards.
Takara Bio is able to meet clients’ sales demands with competitive pricing, excellent shipping logistics, and custom packaging. Our product areas include materials for molecular diagnostic research (PCR reagents: polymerases, real time PCR products, reverse transcriptases, primers and buffers); cellular detection products (antibodies and EIA kits); and assay development products (restriction and modifying enzymes, cloning, DNA/RNA and protein markers, electrophoresis salts and buffers, and protein products). Takara’s expertly trained research and development scientists and superior technical support scientists offer unparalleled knowledge and expertise.
The Takara Bio brand of reagents includes high-performance polymerases such as TaKaRa Ex Taq™ DNA polymerase, PrimeSTAR® high-fidelity DNA polymerases, and TaKaRa LA Taq™ DNA Polymerases; RetroNectin® viral transduction reagent; qPCR kits; enzyme immunoassay (EIA) kits; and extraction reagents. The Clontech brand includes a robust portfolio of reagents such as TITANIUM® Taq, Xfect™ Transfection Reagents, Matchmaker® two-hybrid screening systems, Lenti-X™ lentiviral expression systems, iDimerize™ inducible dimerization systems, and a comprehensive suite of fluorescent protein reporters.
With true global reach, a strong and secure supply chain, and a broad product portfolio, Takara Bio supports our clients’ needs in OEM, custom, and bulk manufacturing.