JAS Biologicals Ltd (JAS) formed in 2004 by Susan Didlick and is one of the UK’s specialist veterinary vaccine development companies. Their key staff, including the Technical Director Susan Didlick, have worked for Intervet UK Ltd a leading veterinary pharmaceutical company. Its core skills revolve around development of both live & inactivated viral antigens for commercially important animal & fish vaccines.
JAS staff has over 20 years experience in commercial veterinary vaccines. It has developed viral vaccines and virus-expressing cell lines for use by Veterinary Pharma Companies in the Uk and overseas.
JAS has recently validated 13 fish viral PCR diagnostic kits and is currently validating pathogens for other species with a view to offer diagnostic tesating and screening servies for the induistry. This technology development has assisted in JAS in being awarded the only VMD approved maufacturing viral AV licence in the UK. The company employs 6 scientists all with an immunology, microbiology and cell culture backgrounds.