Laboratoire de Biotechnologie du Luxembourg S.A.: Spamming scientists

Laboratoire de Biotechnologie du Luxembourg S.A. (, is spamming addresses obtained from articles published in scientific journals. As far as I can tell, they’re doing their own spamming from a VPS at (a service provided by Nerim).

Spamming IP:

Spam headers:

Return-Path: <>
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by x (8.14.4/8.14.4) with ESMTP id x
for <x>; Thu, 8 Mar 2012 21:2x:xx +0200
Received: by (Postfix, from userid 0)
id x Thu,  8 Mar 2012 20:2x:xx +0100 (CET)
To: x
Subject: Custom Antibodies
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Content-type: text/html; charset=iso-8859-1
X-Mailer: PHP
Message-Id: <>
Date: Thu,  8 Mar 2012 20:2x:xx +0100 (CET)

Human-readable spam contents: None, no plaintext part at all. Here’s the HTML:

Dear customer,

GeneCust Europe can provide a one-stop service to all our customers’ antibody needs. GeneCust Europe not only provides peptide design and synthesis, but also provides multi-faceted and flexible polyclonal and monoclonal antibody production. We offer our customers the right expertise, quality services and highly competitive price.

Our offer includes :

• Antigen preparation service (peptide synthesis, conjugation, protein expression)

• Custom polyclonal antibody service

• Custom monoclonal antibody service

• Antibody labeling service (HRP, Biotin)

Polyclonal packages prices from 480 euros including immunization of two rabbits.

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Do not hesitate to contact us to discuss your project at

More informations on

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GeneCust team

Laboratoire de Biotechnologie du Luxembourg S.A |

6 rue Dominique Lang | L-3505 Dudelange | Luxembourg

Tél. (+352) 27 62 04 11 ou (+352) 27 62 04 09

Fax (+352) 27 62 04 12 | |

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One Response to Laboratoire de Biotechnologie du Luxembourg S.A.: Spamming scientists

  1. The disclaimer at the bottom of this email suggests that they don’t even claim that they are emailing an opt-in list, and consider objections to spam on the level of being personally disturbed by something otherwise innocuous. :/ I’m not impressed.

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