Larodan develops, manufactures and markets a comprehensive range of high quality, research grade Lipids for the international market. Lipids are biologically important for energy storage and signalling and as structural components. Lipid related compounds are becoming increasingly relevant not only in bioscientific research and food science, but also in material engineering and traditional industry. We manufacture lipids both by extraction and purification from natural sources and synthetically. Our products are used in a number of fields within scientific research and product development as well as in industrial processes. Our customers are involved in analytical chemistry, organic chemistry, biophysics, biochemistry, cell and molecular biology, nanotechnology as well as pharmaceutical product development and food science. The applications for our lipids range from reference standard in molecular analysis to active ingredient in experiments or products. Beside our standard products we make custom projects and special production. We serve customers throughout the world, directly and in collaboration with highly competent distribution partners. Our aim is to be the optimal partner for lipid related research, irrespective of the customer’s need or location.

Larodan also provides Speciality Research Chemicals to the Nordic market, in collaboration with international research chemicals companies that are dedicated to their fields of expertise. We focus on market-leading products that fill important needs for our customers. Our product range includes stable and radioactive isotope compounds, NMR consumables and speciality biochemicals as well as environmental and forensic standards. We represent manufacturers such as Cambridge Isotope Laboratories, Wilmad-Labglass, American Radiolabeled Chemicals, Moravek Biochemicals, Cayman Chemicals and Oxford Biomedical Research. Our mission is to provide competent, timely and affordable service to customers in all Nordic countries.

Larodan aims to provide valuable knowledge, products and services to its customers. Our facilities are located at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden. Larodan was founded in 1963 and has remained a privately held company.

Jan Wahlström, organic chemist and current proprietor of Larodan

”Larodan is a great company. With a long history, excellent products and a highly skilled team. With competent distribution partners and strong relations with a number of other research chemicals manufacturers. And, most important of all, with thousands of satisfied customers all over the world.”