IXTAL is a biotech company that operates in the field of protein science and provides to its partners products and services relative to the production, the functional characterization and the structure determination of proteins of interest.
IXTAL delivers solutions for protein structure determination and analysis through X-ray crystallography. The IXTAL portfolio includes services dedicated to in silico drug design, molecular modelling and protein engineering.
IXTAL is a spin-off of the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Piemonte Orientale in Novara, Italy.
IXTAL will attend the BioInItaly Investment Forum 2016.
IXTAL has been invited to SMAU 2015 for the "Filarete Healthy Startups" meeting of the Startup Revolutionary Road project organized by Fondazione Filarete. The project is co-funded by Microsoft and Fondazione Cariplo.
IXTAL has won the first prize of the 2015 "inNOVazione" innovation award organized by the "Fondazione Novara Sviluppo" (2nd edition).
IXTAL has been invited to EXPO 2015 for the "Spark the Milan Charter" workshop organized by Microsoft. At the event will participate more than 100 Innovators (students, small and medium enterprizes, policy makers, NGOs, academics, etc..) that will gather to define guidelines/ideas on how technology and scientific advancements can ensure the right to food for future generations.
Heterologous expression of proteins
Recombinant protein production
Protein chromatography purification
Biochemical and biophysical characterisation
Protein-protein and protein-ligand interaction studies
Robot-assisted crystallization screening
X-ray data collection and analysis
Molecular docking simulation
Molecular dynamics simulation