Scientific Societies, Institutes and organizations


AFIDOL - Association pour le développement de la filière oléicole
Almond Board of California

African Oil Chemist’s Society
American Chemical Society
- Official web site

American Oil Chemists' Society (AOCS)
- The European oleochemicals and allied products group (The oleochemicals family)

Association de l'Industrie des Semences de Plantes
Oléoprotéagineuses (AMSOL)

Association Française pour l'étude des corps gras - AFECG (118 avenue Achille Peretti 92200 Neuilly-sur-Seine): e-mail
Center for Research on Lauric Oils, Inc
Centre Technique Interprofessionnel des Oléagineux Métropolitains
Ceramide web site for Hannun/Obeid Lab (Duke University)

- Site of the Royal Soc. of Chemistry (for teachers, students and researchers)

Chromatographic Society
- International organisation devoted to the
promotion and dissemination of knowledge on all aspects of chromatography and
related separation techniques.

Consortium for Brain Fatty Acids
(CFBFA) - Analytical, Research and Development Services for the International Neuroscience Community

Corn Refiners Association : Corn Oil
Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Fettwissenschaft e. V., Frankfort am Main, Germany.

DHA/EPA Omega-3 Institute
- Source for Objective Science-based DHA/EPA Omega-3 Information

Euro Fed Lipid
(European Federation for the Science and Technology of Lipids)
European Biodiesel Board
European Life Scientist Organization

Federal Centre for Cereal, Potato and Lipid Research
, Detmold or Münster, Germany
Federation of Oils, Seeds and Fats Association
Filière Française des Huiles et Protéines Végétales
Food and Behaviour research (many data on lipids) : promotes, supports and carries out scientific research in this area
Biomarkers and Nutritional & Food Metabolomics
- Department of nutrition and bromatology, University of Barcelone
Food Science Central (International Food Information Service Publishing)
FOSFA International - The Federation of Oils, Seeds and Fats Associations
GERLI (Groupe d'étude et de recherche sur les lipides et les lipoprotéines)
German Society for Fat Research
ILPS - The International Lecithin and Phospholipid Society

International carotenoid society

Institut de biotechnologie des plantes du CNR Canada
Institut des Corps Gras (ITERG) Centre Technique Industriel, Pessac, France
Institute of Food Science and Technology (IFST)

Institute of Shortening and Edible Oils

Interactive European Network for Industrial Crops

International Castor Oil Association

International Fishmeal and Fish oil Organisation

International Society for Fat Research
- (ISF)
ISSFAL - International Society for the Study of Fatty acids and Lipids  
Japan Institute of oils and fats
Japon Oil Chemists' Society
- Leukotrienes research network
Linus Pauling Institute
- Micronutrient Information Centre (vitamins, carotenoids, fatty acids)
Lipid analysis Inc.

Lipid biotechnology group
- National Research Council Canada
Lipidforum - Scandinavian forum for lipid research and technology
- Serveur du club des jeunes lipidologues
(LIPID Metabolites And Pathways Strategy) - National institute of general medical sciences (NIH)
Lipochimie alimentaire
- Institut scientifique et technique des aliments (Université Bordeaux)
- Framework programme on dietary fats (Danish Technical Research Council)
Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB)-Palm Oil Information Gateway
National algae association
- Algae: the next biofuel
National Center for Agriculture Utilization Research (Oil chemical research unit)

National Cottonseed Products Association
National Institute of Oilseed Products
- International trade association
National Lipid Association
National non-food crops center

National Oilseed Processors Association
National plant lipid cooperative - NPLC -(Directory of plant lipid scientists, Database of plant
Nitric Oxide Society

Nomenclature of glycolipids
(IUPAC-IUB Joint Commission on Biochemical Nomenclature)
Nomenclature of lipids
(IUPAC-IUB Joint Commission on Biochemical Nomenclature)

Oil Chemical Research Unit's web page
Oil and Colour Chemists' Association
(OCCA) - Based in UK -Oils in coating industries
Omega-3 research institute Inc
, Bethesda, MD, USA
Omega-3 Center

Organisation Nationale Interprofessionnelle des Oléagineux (ONIDOL, Terres Univia)
Philippine Lipid Society
Plant biochemical genetics and lipid metabolism Lab

- Filière Française des Huiles et Protéines Végétales

Sialic acids Society
Société Française d'Athérosclérose

Society for Chemical Industry - Oils and Fats group, UK

Sphingolipid Club
- Italian scientific association (Perugia)
Terres Univia (Fusion d'Onidol et d'UNIP)


American Association for Nutritional Sciences
American Dietetic Association
American soybean Association

AOAC International
- Scientific Association dedicated to Analytical Excellence
Arizona Dietetic project
Brassica and oilseeds Research Department (John Innes Centre, UK)
Bureau for the development of research on tropical perennial oil crop
Canola Council of Canada
Centre de cooperation internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement
Chemistry Education Resource Guide
Chemistry Societies and Organizations (list of chemical societies, organizations, and groups.
Glycobiology Society
(glycoproteins, glycolipids, glycosaminoglycans)
IENICA - Interactive European Network for Industrial Crops and their Applications
Indiana Center for New Crops and Plant Products
INRA (Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique)
Institute and graduate school of biomembranes - University of Utrecht
Institute of food science and technology (IFST)
Institute of Food Technologists
Institute of Physiological Sciences (IUPS)
International Life Science Institute (ILSI)

International Sunflower Association
International Union of History and Philosophy of Science - Division of history of Science
International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC)
International Union of Nutritional Sciences (IUNS)
Laboratoire de Physiologie de la Nutrition - Université Paris-Sud XI (Prof. Lutton)
Membrane Department at the Institute of Biophysics of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences - Research lipids and lipid/water systems, their phase behavior and structural organization
National Cancer Intitute
National Institute of oilseed products (International trade Association)
 lipid literature)
Organic and biochemical nomenclature - Recommendations
Oxygen Club of California
Oxygen Society
Soap and detergent Association (non-profit trade association)
Société Française de Nutrition

Society for Free Radical Research
"Virtual" Nutrition Center