Agar Scientific – Microscopy Supplies at your Fingertips
2012 saw Agar Scientific celebrating forty years as a leading international supplier of accessories, specialist equipment and consumables in support of all forms of microscopy. Our aim is to meet the needs of all those working in Biological Science and Material Science related fields.
We provide a fast, efficient service ensuring microscopists can purchase, with ease, from our extensive range of quality specialist materials and equipment.
Our technical team, who have a wide practical experience in specimen preparation and microscopy techniques, are on hand to offer experienced technical advice.
Our complete online catalogue is available right at your fingertips, and includes:-
- TEM Grids
- Calibration specimens
- SEM stubs
- Specimen preparation equipment
- Slides and Coverglasses
- Vacuum coating
- Evaporation materials
- Fixatives and Resins
- EM films
- Specimen storage
We openly welcome queries on the use of any of their products, along with any suggestions for additions to their product lines.
Local markets are served from our UK headquarters, based in Stansted, whilst the rest of the world is covered by a network of long established agents and distributors providing technical and applications support world-wide.
About our founder, Alan Agar
In 2009, the Royal Microscopical Society published a two part biography on the career of Alan Agar in their quarterly magazine, infocus.
We are grateful for their permission to make these available as downloadable PDFs here:
At the forefront of new ideas and developments in microscopy and imaging. Visit www.rms.org.uk for information and much more.