CO2 Incubators
Discovery thrives in a culture of confidence

More scientist worldwide trust their cultures to Thermo Scientific™ CO2 incubators than any other brand. They depend on: 

  • Proven contamination prevention technology
  • Growth-optimizing solutions supporting applications flexibility
  • User-friendly designs simplifying operation and data collection

Contamination prevention—Our advanced contamination control technologies protect your valuable cultures, eliminate loss of time and resources, and provide added security for your aseptic techniques.

High temperature decontamination—Eliminate the need for separate autoclaving and reassembling of components. Our CO2 incubators offer safe and reliable cleaning with push-button simplicity.

HEPA air filtration—Protect your cultures and minimize downtime. Continuously filter the entire chamber volume every 60 seconds and provide Class 100 (ISO Class 5) cleanroom air quality within 5 minutes following door opening.

Access interactive brochure ›

Featured CO2 incubators
Water-Jacketed CO2 Incubators
Heracell™ VIOS 160i CO2 Incubator with Stainless Steel Chamber
Forma™ Steri-Cult™ CO2 Incubators
CO2 incubator categories
Forma™ Steri-Cycle™ i160 CO2 Incubator with Stainless Steel Chamber

For advanced or basic culturing, our direct-heat incubators feature efficient high-performance heaters located on every chamber surface, providing even temperature distribution throughout the entire chamber.  

The unique triple-wall construction of our water-jacketed CO2 incubators provides unsurpassed temperature stability supplied by dual layers of water and high-quality insulation. These incubators deliver dependable thermal protection and quick recovery from swings in ambient temperature. 

Forma™ Series 3 Water Jacketed CO2 Incubator
Large Capacity CO2 Incubator

Designed for maximum volume and high throughput, our large-capacity CO2 incubators provide extra space for large experiments and long-term sample storage. These incubators can easily accomodate shakers, bioreactors, and other related small or large equipment within their tightly controlled environments.

Ideal for space-constrained labs, the Thermo Scientific™ Midi™ 40 is the right size for small workloads and those seeking a personalized workspace. Easy to operate and economical to own, the small footprint allows you to save valuable bench space while preparing your cell culture or other applications.  

compact-incubators-showcase-image-230x195
Thermo Scientific™ Forma™ Steri-Cycle™ i160 CO2 Incubator

The Thermo Scientific™ Forma™ family of CO2 incubators offers new innovative solutions for your important cell culturing needs, helping you achieve your goals faster and more reliably than ever before. 

Achieve your next breakthrough. The Thermo Scientific™ Heracell™ VIOS CO2 incubator is specifically designed to deliver the performance reliability, ease of operation, and value required to support a range of culturing needs—from basic research to demanding, leading-edge applications.

Heracell Incubators

This interactive brochure will help you choose the right Thermo Scientific™ CO2 incubator for your lab. Along with a helpful selection guide, you'll find information on our innovative technology and designs, as well as features and specifications for all of our CO2 incubators and related accessories.

Access brochure ›

CO2 Incubators interactive brochure
Thermo Scientific CO2 incubators video

Watch this video for an introduction to Thermo Scientific™ CO2 incubators. You'll learn about the features and proven technology that make them the right choice to protect your valuable cell cultures.


Our interactive catalog features simple navigation with extensive search and zoom controls to quickly find the products you need.