Thermo Scientific™

Sorvall™ BP 8 and 16 Blood Banking Centrifuges

Related applications:


With an improved capacity of 16 x 500mL blood bags and user-friendly design, the NEW Thermo Scientific™ Sorvall™ BP 8 and 16 blood banking centrifuges make working with large volumes easier and more convenient, using the protocols you’ve already validated and is in compliance with global standards.
Back to top
High-throughput sample processing
  • Available in two models, offering the flexibility to select higher capacity rotors or match existing workflows, with a choice of 4 Thermo Scientific™ HAEMAFlex™ rotors:
    • For regular- to medium-throughput blood processing needs, select the Sorvall BP 8 centrifuge providing 6 x 550mL blood bag capacity and, utilizing the same bucket system, is upgradeable to 8 x 550 mL bags
    • For high-throughput blood processing needs, choose the Sorvall BP 16 centrifuge with 12 x 500 mL capacity and is upgradeable to 16 x 500 mL blood bags with the same bucket selections
  • Achieve reproducible results with the Thermo Scientific™ Accumulated Centrifugal Effect (ACE™) function, automatically adjusting run time to account for variations in acceleration.

Built-in safety and efficiency
  • Compact design and enhanced ergonomics with push-button convenience to optimize everyday centrifuge use:
    • Automatic front-to-back centrifuge door opening and closing with the Thermo Scientific™ Auto-Door™ function
    • Thermo Scientific™ Auto-Lid™ rotor lid opening and closing with lid storage
  • Immediate rotor detection and programming with Thermo Scientific™ Auto-ID instant rotor identification that saves time and protects the integrity of your samples.
  • Thermo Scientific™ Centri-Touch™ interface with bright, highly visible and glove-friendly display simplifies run set-up, further enhanced with access controls such as user login with password protection and Thermo Scientific™ Centri-Cross™ function to convert your existing protocols.