Welcome to the Alliance Protein Laboratories web site! A.P.L. offers contract research services in the areas of protein and peptide biophysical characterization, protein aggregation, protein purification, and protein stabilization. If you are looking for analytical ultracentrifugation (AUC), circular dichroism, light scattering, or native gel analysis of your biotech product, or help with your protein aggregation problems, you have found the right place! We have now done such analysis on literally hundreds of products, giving our scientists unparalleled experience.
NEWS FLASH! APL has recently relocated to an expanded facility in San Diego. Please note the new address and phone below.
Why should you choose A.P.L.?
If you are even thinking about using another company for biophysical analysis see questions you need to ask a biophysical lab.
New! A.P.L. can now provide fluorescence as well as FTIR spectroscopy through our collaboration with Tiansheng Li of HTL Biosolutions. Tiansheng is a spectroscopy expert with over 10 years experience in the biotech industry, and we are happy to be able to tap into his expertise.
About our web site
Follow these links below to learn more about the characterization, purification, and consulting services we provide to the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry, and about our people. Our further reading page has many of our publications, talks, and posters that illustrate how we apply biophysical characterization methods.
The Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) page covers topics such as fees, turn-around, confidentiality, academic collaborations, and other aspects of doing business with us. The Lab Tour will tell you more about our facilities and location. Before you visit our lab check Driving Directions.
Please also visit our Other Related Services page to find links to other quality contract research labs founded by former Amgen colleagues.
Alliance Protein Laboratories is a contract research and consulting firm specializing in biophysical analysis. We offer:
A.P.L. is a spin-off from the Protein Chemistry department at Amgen. It was
founded in 1998 by Drs. Tsutomu Arakawa and John Philo. Our current laboratory is
located within the campus of California State
University, Channel Islands in Camarillo, CA, but we will be
moving to San Diego in December 2012. Our clients include ~250 companies in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia as well as
major universities and non-profit institutes.
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