Ajinomoto Health & Nutrition North America, Inc.

Ajinomoto Health & Nutrition North America, Inc.

Our Solutions

Trusted technologies rooted in amino acid science

Unlocking the power of amino acids to provide life enhancing solutions

We got our start over 110 years ago by harnessing the power of the amino acid glutamate to create umami seasoning that adds rich, complex flavor to healthy meals. Today, we continue to provide unique and effective amino acid based solutions to a variety of industries.

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Our Industries

Contributing to significant advances in nutrition and health, through amino acids, to create a better life for all.

Featured Product Lines

Learn more about some of the many product solutions we offer to our supported industries

Pharma-Grade Amino Acids

Amino acids for pharmaceuticals

Food-Grade Amino Acids

Amino acids for food

Feed-Grade Amino Acids

Amino acids for livestock and pets


High potency sweetener


Natural sweeteners and blends


Rumen-protected lysine

Stock & Broth Concentrates

Culinary-Grade™ soups, stocks and sauces

Monosodium Glutamate (MSG)

World's first umami seasoning


Marine-sourced collagen for beauty from within


Yeasts and yeast extracts


Enzyme preparations for texture and bonding


Stem cell medium


Amino acid based surfactant

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Amino acid based humectant