Information on Santa Cruz Biotechnology, Inc.
AWI Requests Action From Federal Agencies
USDA Inspection Reports
Santa Cruz Biotechnology, Inc. operates as both a USDA registered research facility and a USDA licensed dealer. Inspections on each of the dates below include the reports for SCBT as both a dealer and a research facility (the certificate number 93-B-0192 in the upper right corner designates the dealer and 93-R-0380 designates the research facility).
SCBT: Supplying Antibodies is Big Business
For years, SCBT has been one of the world's largest suppliers of antibodies produced in animals. A survey published in 2007 by Biocompare ranked it as the “top company” for all types of antibodies purchased. Another survey published in 2009 by Bioinformatics also ranked it as the largest. In 2012, a survey published in The Scientist ranked SCBT a close second among 15 of the biggest suppliers globally, while another 2012 survey by BioAstrum ranked the company second in the number of citations published in scientific journals in 2011.