Deputy project leader
PolyGene is a privately held research institute, located in the area of Zurich, Switzerland, offering state-of-the-art transgenic animal model development services to a world-wide research clientele. Founded in 2002, PolyGene is run by an international team of scientists with academic and industrial backgrounds, having notable track records as well in mouse transgenesis as in business management.
PolyGene has a fully functional production site for the establishment of transgenic and knockout mouse lines, and also offers co-development opportunities in model building, including also rat and rabbit models. The entire site is owned and used exclusively by PolyGene, and is maintained and further developed continuously with highest standards. It is one of the most preferred, leading professional transgenic services in the world, with over 330 completed customer projects and more than 750 individual mouse lines generated to date.
PolyGene has a strong IP portfolio, including patent rights on innovative antibiotic-inducible expression systems, used exclusively for transgenic service projects.