Thermo Scientific™

Matrix™ 2D Barcoded Open-Top Storage Tubes in 384-Tube Format

Maximize your storage capacity with our higher-density 384 storage tube format. An entire rack of the Thermo Scientific™ Matrix™ 0.1mL tubes can be sealed by applying a foil-adhesive seal. Store the sealed tubes in the same freezer racks you would use for standard microplates. The proprietary barcoding process produces a permanent, high-contrast 2D barcode offering maximum reliability and traceability of compound, biological and genomic samples. (Note: We no longer sell a Sample Seal Heat Sealer).
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  • A permanently-bonded, unique 2D barcode is laser-etched onto the base of every Matrix 0.1mL 2D barcoded storage tube to securely identify and track samples
  • Corresponding with a laboratory's throughput needs, Thermo Scientific™ VisionMate™ 2D barcode readers instantly decode each tube's 2D barcode
  • A range of VisionMate 2D barcode readers are available to meet your application and throughput needs
  • Scan the tube into any application or database, or integrate via various methods
  • VisionMate systems are flexible enough to allow 2D barcode data to be integrated into various applications, databases and automated systems
  • Once sample data is stored, user can scan the tube with the database
  • Tracking system includes a "find" feature to instantly access sample information and identify the contents of each storage tube

Superior Storage Rack Design:

  • Matrix 384-format 2D barcoded storage tubes are available in a proprietary specially-designed microplate footprint
  • Low-profile rack saves precious space in your freezer, refrigerator, compound store or on the bench top
  • The low-profile rack allows for 2D tube access with automated liquid handling systems and high throughput applications

Stringent Quality Control:

  • Every 2D barcoded storage tube is scanned to guarantee readability
  • Each code is checked against a full database of all previously assigned 2D codes to ensure zero duplicates across the entire line of Matrix 2D barcoded storage tubes
  • Every storage tube is leak tested to ensure the integrity and security of samples

Storage Tracking Solutions for any Laboratory:

  • Custom 2D coding options are available to meet your laboratory's individual database or tracking requirements
  • 2D storage tubes are compatible with Thermo Scientific freezer racks that allow optimal utilization of storage space
Limited warranty period: Subject to all warranty requirements and exclusions set out in our Terms and Conditions of Sale, this product is warranted from the date we ship the product and for ninety (90) days thereafter. Disclaimer to internal research use restriction: Any restrictions on the purchaser to utilize the product(s) for internal research purposes only does not apply to the product(s) on the web pages associated with this statement.