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Our Lab

Intro To Lab

We provide various lipid compositional parameters, from human or animal feeding trials to clinical research trials for medical centres and universities. Our reliable and quality service has garnered repeat customers from various industries and food companies, underlining our specialization in lipid and fatty acid analyses.

Our accreditation from the Standards Council of Canada (SCC) reinforces our commitment to quality and accuracy. As part of the Laboratory Accreditation Program, we are accredited to ISO/IEC 17025:2017. This accreditation attests to our technical competence and capability to meet a performance benchmark.

Furthermore, Lipid Analytical Laboratories boasts the industry’s most comprehensive scope of accreditation for fatty acid testing (Accredited Laboratory No. 838).

Under the proficient leadership of our Laboratory Director, Andrew Jenkins, our team specializes in providing in-depth lipid and fatty acid analyses that propel your projects to success. Discover how our expertise can enhance your offerings and optimize your processes.

Intro To Lab


American Oil
Chemists’ Society

International Organization
for Standardization

Standard Council
of Canada

The Global Organization
for EPA and DHA Omega-3s


Andrew Jenkins,
MSc. Biochemistry

Laboratory Director

Dr. Pierre Beaumier,
Ph.D Chemistry

President and CEO

Gini Bourner

Quality Assurance

About The Founder

Dr. Bruce Holub is University Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Human Health and Nutritional Sciences, at the University of Guelph and Senior Scientific Advisor to Lipid Analytical Laboratories Inc. within the University of Guelph Research Park Centre.

He received his Ph. D. degree from the University of Toronto (Biochemistry and Nutrition) followed by post-doctoral research as an MRC Fellow at the University of Michigan Medical School.

He has served as President, Nutrition Society of Canada, and has authored over 200 papers in medical and nutrition journals along with over 400 invited lectures in 20 different countries. Dr. Holub’s research program has been devoted to the health benefits of EPA/DHA omega-3 fatty acids from fish/fish and algal oils (for updates see his web site at including the prevention and management of cardiovascular disease and the importance of DHA omega-3 from breast milk in supporting optimal infant health.