Ascent Scientific opens new Asia sales and distribution office

January 27, 2011 (PRLEAP.COM) Health News
Incheon, Korea January 27, 2011 - Global life science company Ascent Scientific today announced the opening of a new sales and distribution office in Incheon, South Korea - offering Low-Cost Ligands to customers in South Korea, Japan, China, Taiwan and other Asian countries.

Steve Roome PhD, Commercial Director explained, "This is an exciting development for Ascent Scientific by opening this facility in South Korea we can now offer lower delivery costs with improved delivery times. It will enable us to provide an even higher level of customer service and satisfaction to our customers across Asia.

The Low-Cost Ligand range is now much more accessible to customers in South Korea, Japan, China and Taiwan. The range includes affordable life science tools in research areas such as glutamate, GABA, ion channels, signalling and much more."

Hye-Ryun Cho, Korean Office Manager, added "We aim to provide greatly enhanced service and value to our Asian customers. A Customer Service representative is available Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm, Asia Seoul. Delivery times to South Korea, for example, are typically 1-2 working days on standard in-stock items. "

Full contact details for the new Korean office are below:
Tel: +82.(0)10.2396.9988.
Fax :+82.(0)32.714.3761.
Postal Address:
Ascent Scientific Ltd.
#222, Daewoo My ville officetel,
439-12 Bupyung-dong
Republic of Korea
Zip : 403-826

About Ascent Scientific
To contact our Korean office directly, please call +82.(0)10.2396.9988, fax :+82.(0)32.714.3761 or email Business hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm, Asia Seoul. Alternatively, you can visit

Ascent Scientific offers a range of high quality receptor ligands and custom synthesis at prices so low that as many researchers as possible will be able to afford them.

The Low-Cost Ligand range includes receptor ligands and signalling tools in research areas such as glutamate, GABA, ion channels, cannabinoids, opioids, 5-HT and more.

The Low-Cost Chemistry Service provides cost-effective custom synthesis of organic molecules, fluorescent labels, standards & references, stable isotope labels, receptor ligands and more.

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