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Avanti Polar Lipids, Inc. – 2014

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700 Industrial Park Dr.
Alabaster, AL 35007-9105
Phone: (205) 663-2494; (800) 227-0651
Fax: (205) 663-0756; (800) 229-1004
E-mails: orders@avantilipids.com; info@avantilipids.com; technical@avatilipids.com;
analytical@avantilipids.com; lipidomics@avantilipids.com
Website: www.avantilipids.com

Leading the World in Lipid Manufacture

Avanti Polar Lipids, famous for purity, leads the world with lipid manufacture and analysis for research and pharmaceuticals. The company was established near Birmingham, AL in 1969.

Core Products & New Introductions
• Phospholipids
• Sphingolipids
• Detergents
• Sterols
• Glycosylated & Phosphorylated Sphingosines & Ceramides (including fluorescent derivatives)

Recent developments include Antibodies and Analytical Standards.


Avanti Polar Lipids, Analytical Services Division, provides extensive laboratory testing using modern analytical techniques to the research, food, nutraceutical and pharmaceutical communities for their lipid related projects. Testing under cGLP (current good laboratory practices) and cGMP (current good manufacturing practices) is available with appropriate notification and preparation. Areas of service include qualitative and quantitative analysis, method development, method validation, stability testing and consultation. Avanti specializes in nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) and mass spectrometry (MS) techniques.

Key Personnel
• Walter A. Shaw, CEO
• Rowena C. Shaw, Vice President
• Stephen W. Burgess, Director of R&D
• Jeff Moore, Director of Analytical Technology