UAS Laboratories, Inc. a leading probiotic company, was founded by Dr. S.K. Dash in 1979. The company manufactures and markets probiotics with the documented super strain, Lactobacillus acidophilus DDS®-1 and antioxidants in the United States, Canada, and many other countriesworldwide. UAS Labs offers branded products, raw materials, private labeling and custom manufacturing.
Dr. Dash became interested in probiotics while working for the state of South Dakota as director of Food and Drug from 1973-1980.
Building on probiotic research, he started his own company and began to develop probiotics for humans using super strain L.. acidophilus DDS®-1. He introduced quality control standards to the industry and became the chairman of the National Probiotics Products Committee because of his expertise in probiotics and concerns about honesty in labeling and quality control. Dr. Dash is an Adjunct Professor at South Dakota State University and serves/served as the Vice President, Scientific Advisor and Director of the International Probiotics Association.