Scintica Instrumentation Inc., a high value distributor of scientific medical equipment, was created as a joint venture between two companies, Indus Instruments and ONS Projects Inc., both with long standing experience in the medical device instrumentation field.  Indus Instruments is an engineering and manufacturing company with excellence in designing and producing sophisticated products for both medical and other high-tech clients in aerospace, chemical and oil and gas industries.  ONS Projects Inc. is a life science investment and marketing company built on the foundation of two other successful manufacturing companies in the laboratory instrumentation field,

The principals of the two companies each have more than 25 years of experience of manufacturing, selling and supporting scientists in their research around the world.  Our team consists of scientists, applications experts, engineers and sales professionals from a cross section of backgrounds, who excel at simplifying transactions and ensuring that scientists have the best equipment for achieving research excellence.

At Scintica Instrumentation, we distribute for selected manufacturers from all over the world and represent them in multiple countries including the United States, Canada, and Europe, as well as in Asia through a network of authorized sub-distributors. 

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Sridhar MadalaChief Technical Officer
Sridhar holds Doctoral and Masters degrees in Electrical & Computer Engineering from Rice University, and a Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras. He began his career leading the development of one of the earliest computerized electrophysiology recording and analysis devices, and a NASA-funded project to develop a battery-operated, hand-held, 2D ultrasound imaging device for clinical use.
In 1992 he founded Indus Instruments to design and manufacture products such as noninvasive blood flow measurement systems, surgical monitoring and heating, and implantable telemetry technology for preclinical research. With exceptional technical capabilities, Sridhar and his team are well positioned to solve any support questions that arise on behalf of our customers and manufacturing client companies.
Blair PoetschkePresident
Blair has been in the life science industry for 25 years: during this time he founded two separate life science manufacturing companies and developed them into successful global businesses that continue to operate today. He has a long standing track record with customers, staff and investors alike, and a passion for the business start-up and marketing process. Blair holds an MBA in International Business and has a strong network of international contacts in both the scientific and business communities.
Scintica Instrumentation was founded on the basis of this business success and a desire to help other laboratory instrumentation companies connect excellent products with scientists doing excellent research. Blair’s global industry experience combined with an excellent team of people distributed across the world ensures that Scintica Instrumentation is a success for our manufacturers and customers alike.
Martin HessDirector of Sales and Marketing
Martin has an honours degree in Physiology and some 20 years of experience in the sales and marketing of laboratory instruments and computer systems. He has worked for several related companies over this period, managing sales teams and selling a wide variety of high value products to scientists around the world. He has multiple years of experience in managing sales teams and has the capability to not only manage sales but also envision new products and assess the research environment.



Optiscan manufactures ViewnVivo – a real-time in vivo fluorescence microscopic imaging system with stunning picture quality and automated 3D Z-Stack image capture capabilities.  Based on technological advances beyond the realm of fibre optics, the ViewnVivo system allows you to bring your imaging to the animal using innovative miniature, hand held probes.

Indus Instruments

Indus Instruments manufactures tools for studying vascular and cardiac function, as well as a uniquely comprehensive surgical monitoring system for rodents.  Their Doppler Flow Velocity System, able to measure blood flow up to a 1cm depth, is a well published, noninvasive technology for assessing cardiovascular function in small animals.

Oxford Optronix

Oxford Optronix is a global pioneer in the design, development and manufacture of sophisticated instrumentation for the life sciences. Since 1991, they have provided innovative products such as oxygen monitors, hypoxia chambers, colony and spheroid counters, as well single and multi-channel tissue blood flow monitors using advanced laser technology.

Kaha Sciences provides wireless telemetry solutions enabling researchers to obtain physiological data in conscious, freely moving animals over long periods of time. Capabilities include ventricular and arterial pressures, sympathetic nerve activity, biopotentials (ECG, EMG and EEG) and tissue oxygen.


UNO BV offers innovative anesthesia and surgical solutions for small animal research.  Products include microventilators, vaporizers, gas exhaust units and absorbers, intubation aids, induction boxes, controlled heating & warming systems, surgical retraction devices, cold light sources, euthanasia kits and more.

MDE GmbH Research

Instruments designed and manufactured by MDE GmbH provide the highest level of precision and accuracy required for physiological and pharmacological research. They offer sensors, amplifiers and software, including fully configured systems and accessories for Cardiac, Vascular and Gastroenterological research.

S-Sharp has been providing cutting edge ultrasound technology for many years, with a strong R&D team of engineers. The Prospect T1 is the first tablet based ultrasound system on the market, drastically reducing its footprint within the laboratory environment.

Baker Ruskinn, a global leader in the design and development of anaerobic and precision low-oxygen cell culture solutions for research labs involved in cancer, stem cell and microbiology studies introduces VelO2x, a Rapid Oxygen Control Chamber.

Aspect Imaging, global leaders in MRI technology, has designed the M-Series to allow all researchers the ability to harness the power and insights of MRI as quickly and easily as 3D echo and other mobile imaging modalities that are used today.

Sedecal has long been an OEM (original equipment manufacturer) for many of the largest clinical equipment suppliers, and their preclinical PET/CT systems are well known around the world, formerly sold as GE’s eXplore Vista or BioScan’s BioPET/CT.

Brightonix Imaging has created an advanced silicon photomultiplier (SiPM) based PET insert for truly simultaneous PET/MR imaging. The engineering team at Brightonix has developed a state-of-the-art, compact, insert with low power consumption and excellent PET detector stability.

VILBER is a life science company developing and manufacturing fluorescence, chemiluminescence and bioluminescence imaging systems for applications ranging from animals to cell biology research. Founded in 1954, Vilber is a leader in the molecular imaging sector.

RWD Surgical & Anesthesia Solutions for Small Animal Research: There is growing demand for anesthesia equipment designed for small laboratory animals. RWD designs and manufactures complete anesthesia systems and accessories for the smallest preclinical research subjects.

Living Systems Instrumentation designs, develops, and manufactures instruments for in vitro research studies of pressurized, perfused, cannulated blood vessels. These include vessel chambers and electro-mechanical apparatus for the measurement and control of pressure, flow rate and vessel dimensions.

CytoSMART is an innovator in kinetic live-cell imaging. Combining compact and fast imaging hardware with powerful image analysis algorithms supported by cloud computing. Automation in time-lapse microscopy and image based cell counting to generate high-quality and robust data.