UAS Laboratories, Inc. (Eden Prairie, MN, USA), established in 1979, is one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies specializing in probiotic research, development, manufacture and marketing. The company is known for high-quality probiotic products containing the trademarked superstrain, Lactobacillus acidophilus DDS®-1, an extensively researched probiotic. Award-winning DDS® Probiotics are sold to natural products retailers, health professionals, private label customers and as probiotic raw materials and blends to manufacturers in the United States, Canada and over 49 other countries. UAS Labs was founded by Dr. S.K. Dash, the probiotic pioneer, in 1979. Dr. Dash is respected for his contributions to the probiotic industry and served as director and scientific advisor of the International Probiotic Association and is currently an adjunct professor of nutrition and food science at South Dakota State University. Dr. Dash’s research and innovations in probiotics have earned the 2010 Probiotic Award from Frost & Sullivan to UAS Labs.
The philosophy of UAS Laboratories is to be an innovative and technology-driven company dedicated to promoting healthy living by providing superior quality probiotics and other nutritional supplements. Because of its mission, the company conducts seminars and workshops for professionals, consumers, clinics and stores. UAS also conducts research, provides technical support, and offers technical writing and consulting.
Key Market Areas
• Natural Products Retailers
• Health Professionals (chiropractors, naturopaths, nutritionists, allopathic medicine)
• Private label
• UAS Labs sells products in over 49 countries including:
• New Zealand
• South America
• Middle East
• and other countries
Major Products/Service Offerings
DDS® Probiotic Supplements:
Probioplus DDS® (Capsules)
DDS® Plus 3 (Capsules)
DDS® Acidophilus (Capsules, Tablets, and Powder)
DDS® Junior (Powder)
DDS® Plus (Capsules and Powder)
Cran-Gyn DDS® (Capsules) Women’s health formula
ProbioGreen™ (Capsules & Powder)
Other Specialty Supplements:
UAS Joint Formula (Capsules)
UAS Activin Plus (Capsules)
UAS CoQ-10 (Capsules)
Probiotic Raw Material:
Probiotic Blends formulated with customer-selected probiotic strains in a form suitable to make ready-to-fill capsules, tablets and powder.
Private Label Probiotics:
As per customer formula
As per UAS Labs formula
UAS Labs launched its newest product, DDS® Plus 3, in March of this year. The product is a unique combination of L. acidophilus DDS®-1 and three strains of Bifidobacteria. UAS Labs products received Consumer Labs approval in the probiotics category and ProbioGreen, its leading probiotic, won the Best of Supplements award this year from Better Nutrition.
Published in WholeFoods Magazine, November 2012