Kerafast in the News

The Kerafast mission is to advance life science research by facilitating access to unique laboratory-made reagents. As we continue to add new institutions, investigators and research tools to our global community, this page will highlight the latest company news.


Press Releases

Absolute Biotech Launches to Offer Antibody Reagents, Services and Expertise to Researchers Worldwide
New parent company unites multiple antibody-centric brands to deliver unique antibody solutions
October 4, 2022

King Abdullah University of Science & Technology Joins Kerafast as 200th Providing Institution
Achievement reflects interest of researchers to offer scientific research reagents online
August 17, 2021

LSBio Acquires Absolute Antibody Ltd. and Kerafast Inc.
December 22, 2020

Kerafast Offers the Delta-G-VSV Pseudotyping System for Coronavirus Research
Reverse genetics system enables studies of SARS-CoV-2 viral entry and COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness
June 23, 2020

Kerafast partners with The Good Food Institute to facilitate access to cell lines for developing sustainable meat and seafood
Agreement streamlines the transfer of terrestrial meat and aquatic cell lines for research
February 6, 2020

Absolute Antibody and Kerafast merge to increase access to unique reagents and recombinant antibody technology
Merger brings together Oxford, UK and Boston, MA companies offering cutting-edge research tools
February 12, 2018

Kerafast celebrates 5 years of facilitating access to research reagents
Start-up company now partners with 140+ prominent research institutions
December 13, 2016

Kerafast expands list of international providing institutions
Key partners add to growing list of academic institutions making reagents available
August 2, 2016

Kerafast adds new Zika virus antibody to its catalog of novel life science reagents
Company aims to help accelerate progress toward a vaccine or treatment for this global health threat
May 3, 2016

Kerafast partners with the National Cancer Institute (NCI) - enables sharing of NCI research materials through Kerafast platform
Partnership seeks to advance scientific discovery by offering important bioreagents
August 19, 2015


UTHSC Plays Key Role in COVID Vaccine Research                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           
Daily Memphian
February 8, 2021

UTHSC Researchers Play Role in Supporting Development of COVID-19 Vaccines
University of Tennessee
January 25, 2021

BioNTech Recognizes Employees and Partners for Their Support in Developing Historic Vaccine
BioNTech SE
December 31, 2020

This Boston firm is helping serve up plant-based meats and more
Boston Business Journal
March 2, 2020

GFI's Sustainable Seafood Initiative Announces New Strategic Partnership and Grantees
The Good Food Institute
February 18, 2020

Cell Lines and Antibody Commercialized through Reagent Licensing Program
Nevada Today
November 4, 2019

WMU Partners with Kerafast to Facilitate Reagent Sharing
Western Michigan University
September 3, 2019

US company to market DNA isolation kit developed by Coimbato-based IFGTB
The Times of India
July 8, 2019

Antibodies for medical research are brought to market
February 1, 2019

Developing a Better, Faster Diagnostic for Cryptosporidiosis
University of Arizona
January 10, 2019

UNH Partners with Kerafast to Facilitate Access to Research Materials
University of New Hampshire
October 9, 2018

Non-natural Amino Acid Commercialized through New Reagent Licensing Program
University of Warwick
August 23, 2018

VCU Reagents Go Global
Virginia Commonwealth University
August 22, 2018

TTOs Link with Third Parties in Bid to Expand Licensing of Research Tools
Technology Transfer Tactics
January 10, 2018

Chemist Partners with Company to Market Reagents
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
September 22, 2017

Methods for Detecting DNA-Protein Interactions
September 12, 2017

Cooking Up New Ways to Clean Up Our Planet
Flinders University
August 8, 2017

Kerafast, Facilitating Access To Research Materials For Five Years
February 8, 2017

MLSC Portfolio Spotlight
Massachusetts Life Sciences Center Weekly Digest
December 27, 2016

New Products
November 18, 2016

ICBR to Lead Kerafast Reagent Access Program at UF
University of Florida
November 17, 2016

Deal Me In! One Postdoc’s Venture into the Life Sciences Business
September 14, 2016

On the Cutting Edge
August 2016

Commercialize Reagents for Fun and Profit
Bitesize Bio
July 14, 2016

Special Focus on Zika: Spring sees pharma and life-sciences entities spring into action on Zika
July 2016

Zika Virus Inside Cells
American Society for Microbiology blog
May 25, 2016

Fünf Tipps für die Auswahl des richtigen Antikörpers (Five tips for choosing the right antibody)
May 9, 2016

Exploring Non-Academic Fellowships and the Good They Bring to an Early Career Scientist
University of Rochester YoUR Postdoc Press Newsletter
May 2016

New Antibody Against Zika
April 28, 2016

New Company Aims to Broaden Researchers' Access to Organoids
Nature Medicine
April 6, 2016

Streamlining the MTA Process to Alleviate the Burden on Technology Transfer Offices and Facilitate the Dissemination of Research Tools
Technology Transfer and Entrepreneurship
April 2016

New Program Provides Funding and Simplified Reagent Transfer for SLU Labs
St. Louis University
March 31, 2016

Easy Collaboration: Reagent-Sharing Solution Accelerates Life Science Research
August 28, 2015

Kerafast: Connecting Scientists and Providing “Reagents for the Greater Good”
American Laboratory
April 27, 2015

Medical Labs’ Leftovers Find Uses Elsewhere
The Boston Globe
October 22, 2014