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Clinical Diagnostics

We believe in partnering with our clients to provide an extensive consultative approach. This includes laboratory design and layout, workflow, appropriate automation choices, continuous training, professional after sales support and efficiency monitoring


Life Sciences

Through our international partners, The Scientific Group offers an extensive range of research products and solutions. We aim to provide a complete one-stop solution from high end flow cytometers and microscopes, to low end laboratory equipment and consumables.


Point of Care

The Scientific Group wishes to provide a solution for near patient testing in primary health care facilities such as clinics and for low test volume laboratories not requiring full automation.



Our African footprint extends into 17 Sub-Saharan African countries and represents a strategic focus. We are proud of our partnerships with many Ministries of Health across Africa, and will continue to grow these territories.


The Scientific Group is a Clinical Diagnostic and Life Science company with 32 years’ experience in sales and service in the science and healthcare industry. We supply, support and service diagnostic laboratory equipment and consumables to Pathology laboratories and provide research institutions and science companies with a comprehensive range of high-tech equipment & associated consumables as well general lab reagents and consumables.

The founder company, South African Scientific Products, originated in 1983 and became known as The Scientific Group in 1999. Effective 01 March 2015, we are now a wholly owned subsidiary of Ascendis Health. Together with Respiratory Care Africa (RCA) and Surgical Innovations (SI), we form the Ascendis Medical Division. Our company continues to be managed with very strict adherence to correct corporate governance and discipline.

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