The name of Kactus originated from Cactus, a very robust plant thriving in dry desert with Y shape like antibody IgG. Meanwhile, we attach special meanings to Kactus based on our values and principles to run this company:
● K:Key things, we are a very focused company
● Act:talk is cheap, we walk the walk
● US: we value teamwork
Kactus Biosystems is founded in Shanghai and strives to be a world-class biotech company to serve our global biopharma and diagnostics customers.
● Focus on delivering protein and antibody products and technologies for Immune therapy and IVD customers
● Innovative product development and world-class commercial operation
● Our winning formula = goals + focus + learning
● We respect people in the company and take people’s development as our mission in Kactus.
● We value direct and open communication.
● We like people who are ambitious and independent, rather than being obedient. We value people with strong desire for success, self-development, and even material returns.
● We work together as a TEAM toward our common goals: we are not a family. We are here to achieve our goals, not for having fun. Don’t worry about looking good — worry about achieving your goals.
● Mistakes are part of life. But, it is unacceptable when you miss opportunities to learn from the mistakes. Problems are the fuel for improvement.
● When criticizing, try to make helpful suggestions. Understand that the ability to deal with not knowing is far more powerful than knowing.
● Bioactivity Issue: No bioactivity / No activity on cell based assay
● Batch-to-Batch Consistency
● Poor Immunogenicity
● Unavailable, Commercial Antigens: Transmembrane Proteins: GPCR, CD20, etc.
● Cost Effective, Highly Bioactive Enzymes: Capping Enzyme (mRNA transfection & therapeutics)
● Protein / Antibody Engineering Consultation