Formumax is a speciality drug discovery company located in Silicon Valley California.

Their focus is on liposome and other lipid based technologies.

They offer a large number of preformed liposome reagents and have successfully provided products to university laboratories, research Institutes and industries worldwide.

Product Categories  

Trans-Hi™ DNA Transfection Reagent (new)

Clophosome® – Clodronate Liposomes

Doxoves®-Liposomal Doxorubicin HCl

Cationic Liposomes

Fluorescent Liposomes 

Pre-formed Liposomes 

Drug Loaded Liposomes

Liposome Supplies 

Cosmetic Liposomes


FormuMax offers preformed liposome reagents to R&D organizations involved in drug delivery using liposomes. We offer a large collection of liposome reagents, including preformed plain liposomes, ammonium gradient liposomes for drug loading, fluorescent liposomes, liposome doxorubicin, clodronate liposomes. Their high quality liposome products are prepared by experienced formulators using the highest quality lipids only from premier suppliers. Their products are easy to use and will save you time, cost and improve the productivity and reliability of your R&D. They provide  batch-to-batch consistency and reproducibility. All products are sterile filtered and properly packaged in autoclaved sterile vials to ensure long-term stability.


Cryo-EM (3D rendering) of LUV DMPC/CHOL liposomes produced by FormuMax (courtesy of Nano Imaging Services)


Cryo-EM of STEALTH liposomal doxorubicin HCl produced by FormuMax and Image taken by

Nano Imaging Services. The structures is very similar to that of the commercial Doxil (see link)



CryoTEM tomography of Doxoves™ (liposomal doxorubicin HCl). Transmission electron microscopy analysis performed by NanoImaging Services, Inc.



How are FormuMax’s liposomes manufactured? Our liposomes for R&D are typically manufactured by the ethanol hydration and extrusion approach. Briefly, Read More…

Liposome Prep

Liposome Preparation Made Simple

Introduction – what is a liposome? Liposomes are spherical vesicles made up of one or more phospholipid bilayers known as Read More…

Clophosome® – Clodronate Liposomes

FormuMax proudly offers two products of clodronate liposomes. Clophosome® with the clodronate molecules encapsulated in neutral liposomes is capable of achieving macrophage Read More…


FormuMax specialize in a range of formulation and drug delivery technologies from solubility enhancement using liposomes, lipospheres and micellar systems Read More…