Lipid Research Division


Looking for your next lab?

Browse or post to the LRD Job Board.

Want to hear about the latest in lipid research?

Check out Lipid Trends, a curated collection of hot picks from the world of lipid research, and Bill Christie’s Lipid Matters blog, both brought to you by LIPID MAPS.

Want to get social?

Share and socialize in the ASBMB Lipid Research Division Facebook group or follow the Journal of Lipid Research on Twitter.

Technical questions?

Sample handling

Avanti Polar Lipids Technical Support: This page contains valuable information on the storage and handling of lipids, liposome preparation, and much more.

Cayman Chemical: This page contains valuable information on the isolation, synthesis, and analysis of bioactive lipids.


Lipid Maps: LIPID Metabolites and Pathways Strategy (LIPID MAPS) is a multi-institutional supported website and database that provides access to a large number of globally used lipidomics resources.

General methods

JLR Methods Papers: Looking to improve or initiate a specific protocol in the lab? Browse the Methods Papers published by the Journal of Lipid Research