ABOUT Apical Scientific

Apical Scientific Sdn. Bhd. was formed with the integration of Axon Scientific Sdn. Bhd. and First BASE Laboratories Sdn. Bhd. The integration of the two companies allows us to leverage on the respective strength of each company to provide a more comprehensive range of products and services under one roof for the researchers in Malaysia and Asia Pacific regions. Our products and services are geared towards giving our customers conveniences, allowing them to focus on the core issues of their research.

For more than 15 years in the industry, we have continuously expanded our team of professionals in Sales, Marketing, Distribution and Manufacturing and have gained enormous amount of knowledge and experiences. Providing excellent customer service and technical support has always been one of our top priorities. Our highly qualified and experienced personnel strive for their best to serve the growing needs and requirements of our researchers. We offer the widest selection of tools through distribution of life science related products, instruments, and providing DNA & RNA synthesis, Sanger Sequencing, Next Generation Sequencing, Molecular Biology Services and other related services at a fast turnaround time and competitive prices.

Our Mission

We are eager to bring new life and vitality to the business of life science in Malaysia. Our goal is to make it easier for researchers to focus on what they do best, and to let us help them take care and simplify the procurement process. We are highly customer service oriented with strong technical focus. We also want to give value to our customers through standardized and reasonable pricing coupled with prompt service and quick delivery time.

Our Partners

Apical Scientific represents some of the leading manufacturers of life science products in Molecular Biology, Immunology, Labware and Cell Biology. The manufacturers we represent provide high quality products for markets including Research Institutes, Universities, Hospitals and private enterprises that are involved in life science and biomedical science research.

You can see them listed under our Brands page.


In 2003, we established our own facilities in the manufacturing of 1st BASE products and services. Having our own in-house capabilities, we were able to provide a portfolio of reliable and fast products and services, which include DNA & RNA synthesis, DNA Sanger Sequencing, Next Generation Sequencing, Molecular Biology Services and other related services.
Over the years, we rapidly increase our manufacturing competencies and have successfully build 1st BASE as a leading brand and service provider both locally and in the Asia Pacific region.

Click here for details of 1st BASE products and services.