Epitomics is now part of the Abcam family

Abcam acquires Epitomics, Inc. the leader in Rabbit Monoclonal Antibody (RabMAb®) Technology

The leader in Rabbit Monoclonal Antibodies, has joined Abcam, a global provider of life science research tools. Now known as Epitomics – an Abcam Company, this acquisition extends Abcam’s product portfolio, including RabMAbs® research antibodies, EP Clone antibodies for Immunohistochemistry (In Vitro Diagnostics Range) and Custom Antibody Development Services, in line with the Abcam’s vision of becoming the world’s leading supplier of life science research tools.



FAQs - Product ordering and support

1. How do I order Epitomics products?
2. I am a registered user on Epitomics.com will I still be able to place orders online?
3. Where can we find information about Epitomics’ Products?
4. Will Epitomics products be covered by service agreement/guarantee of Abcam?
5. If I have a question about a product or order, who do I contact?
6. How can I obtain information to update the vendor information from Epitomics to Abcam??
7. Will delivery times be impacted?
8. What are the payment options through Abcam?
9. Will I need to speak to someone new?



1. How do I order Epitomics products?

For customers in the US, Europe, Japan and other parts of the world Epitomics reagent products* are now sold through Abcam or authorized distributors. As of Jan. 28th US customers contacting Epitomics will be directed to Abcam for ordering and product support.

*Ordering and customer support for Epitomics IVD products and custom antibody services will continue to be handled directly by Epitomics.

2. I am a registered user on Epitomics.com will I still be able to place orders online?

As of Jan.28th Epitomics shopping cart will be de-activated. Registered users can still log-in to their account to view their order history with Epitomics but will not be able to place any new orders. Beginning January 28th, online orders for Epitomics products can be placed with Abcam. If you do not have an account with Abcam you can register at www.abcam.com to place your orders online.

3. Where can we find information about Epitomics’ Products?

Epitomics’ website www.epitomics.com will continue to list all available products and production information as before. You can also search for Epitomics products directly on www.abcam.com/rabmabs and order online, by e-mail, telephone or fax.

4. Will Epitomics products be covered by service agreement/guarantee of Abcam?

Your purchase will be covered under the product guarantee offered by the company from which you purchased the product. That means orders fulfilled by Abcam will be under Abcam’s terms and conditions.

5. If I have a question about a product or order, who do I contact?

For order inquiries, please contact your local Abcam Customer Service department. For customers in the US please contact us.orders@abcam.com

For technical inquiries, please contact your local Abcam Scientific Support department. For customers in the US please contact us.technical@abcam.com


6. How can I obtain information to update the vendor information from Epitomics to Abcam?

If you require additional vendor details for updating your purchasing records such as W9 form and payment details, please contact Abcam Customer Service at (888) 772-2226 or us.orders@abcam.com

7. Will delivery times be impacted?

No, you should not experience any impact on delivery times.  Abcam is stocking Epitomics products so you will receive the same delivery times for Epitomics products when ordering from Abcam.  In fact in the UK, most of Europe and Japan delivery times will be greatly improved as Abcam will have local stock allowing for faster delivery times. 

8. What are the payment options through Abcam?

Abcam accepts credit card, check, bank and wire transfer as methods of payment. Abcam's Buying FAQs

9. Will I need to speak to someone new?

Epitomics reagent customers will now be directed to Abcam for product ordering, customer service and technical support in the US, Europe and Japan. Epitomics IVD and Custom Antibody Service customers will continue to work directly with Epitomics.



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About Abcam and Epitomics


Abcam is a producer and distributor of high quality research-grade antibodies and life science research tools. Since it was founded in 1998 by Dr. Jonathan Milner, Abcam has enjoyed rapid growth and is widely accredited as a leading company in its industry. Headquartered in Cambridge (UK), Abcam has subsidiary offices in Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA), Tokyo (Japan) and Hong Kong (China) allowing them to serve a global customer base of 75 countries. Abcam’s online catalog includes a growing range of antibodies, biochemicals, proteins, peptides, lysates, immunoassays and various kits.

To learn more about Abcam, please click here.


Epitomics is an emerging biotechnology company, dedicated to developing their breakthrough rabbit monoclonal antibody technology (RabMAb) for research, diagnostics and therapeutics. The company has utilized a unique and proprietary RabMAb technology invented by scientists at Loyola University of Chicago and the University of California at San Francisco. This enabling platform produces high quality antibodies that have the potetial to be used in the broad areas of research, diagnostics and therapeutics.

Epitomics, Inc. is now known as Epitomics - an Abcam Company.

To learn more about Epitomics and its patented RabMAb technology, please click here.

Fun facts about RabMAb and Molly

Now that Epitomics is part of the Abcam family, here are some fun facts which we discovered about both companies' mascots, RabMAb and Molly:

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Fun Facts:

  • Both are Vegetarian, Favorite foods: Grass and Carrots
  • Both grew up on a farm but moved to the city
  • Both are cute and cuddly
  • Both are popular at tradeshows and conferences
  • Both represent high quality antibodies