Who we are

IXTAL is a research-driven company that provides solutions in the field of protein science, structural biology and drug design.

IXTAL offers discovery services for the production and purification of target proteins, their biochemical and biophysical characterisation, and their X-ray structural analysis.

IXTAL services and expertise include in silico drug design, lead optimisation and small molecule X-ray diffraction for single crystal structure determination.











Drug design


September 2016

IXTAL will attend the "Meet in Italy for Life Sciences - Rome 2016" from the 26th to the 28th October 2016.

June 2016

IXTAL is pleased to offer to our customers our fast and cost-effective small molecule crystallization services and X-ray diffraction analysis for single crystal structure determination. Please contact us for a free quote.

10-20 April 2016

IXTAL will attend the BioInItaly Investment Forum 2016.

14 April 2016

IXTAL will attend the meeting "Il mercato svizzero, piattaforma di lancio per le imprese italiane del comparto Life Sciences" link.

March 2016

IXTAL is member of bioPmed, the Italian innovation cluster.

February 2016

IXTAL is member of IBIS, the sustainable chemistry innovation pole.

23 October 2015

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.

14 October 2015

IXTAL has won the first prize of the 2015 "inNOVazione" innovation award organized by the "Fondazione Novara Sviluppo" (2nd edition).

28 September 2015

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.

Our Services

Cloning, Expression and Purification of Proteins

Cloning strategies

Heterologous expression of proteins

Recombinant protein production

Protein chromatography purification

Protein Analysis

Biochemical and biophysical characterisation

Electrophoretic analysis

Protein-protein and protein-ligand interaction studies

X-ray Crystallography

Robot-assisted crystallization screening

X-ray data collection and analysis

Structural studies

Drug Design

Molecular docking simulation

Molecular dynamics simulation

Ligand design

Protein Engineering

Random mutagenesis

Site-directed mutagenesis

Chimeric proteins

Get in touch

Google Map of via bovio 6, novara, it
Main Office
IXTAL srls
via Bovio 6
28100 Novara (Italy)
Phone: (+39) 0321.375.715
Fax: (+39) 0321.375.821
P.I. 02426370033
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