We provide state-of-the-art fatty acid analysis in any sample type.


    We are a CLIA-certified lab with over 190 publications on fatty acids. Unlike other analytical labs, we will collaborate on papers with you, providing the expertise on omega-3 fatty acids.

    • Routinely measure 24-26 different fatty acids (C10 – C24), but can measure more upon request.
    • Whole blood – liquid or dried blood spot
    • Blood cells – erythrocyte, white blood cells, platelets
    • Plasma and serum – percent composition and concentration
    • Lipid classes – Triglyceride, phospholipid, cholesterol ester, free fatty acids
    • Lipoproteins – VLDL, LDL, HDL
    • Breast milk – liquid or dried milk spot
    • Food and supplement samples
    • Tissues- Human Biopsies and Experimental Animals

    Fatty acid analysis is appropriate for a variety of study designs. We have analyzed samples from epidemiological and cohort studies, randomized controlled trials, experimental and animal studies, and work with clients from nutraceutical, pharmaceutical, and academic institutions.