Microcentrifuge Tubes

Prepare, transfer and store samples securely

Whether you're preparing, transferring or storing samples, these multipurpose microcentrifuge tubes and caps can be used with confidence. Choose from a selection of tubes and caps that will suit your application.

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Select the microcentrifuge tubes that's best for your application

Snap Cap Microcentrifuge TubesScrew Cap Microcentrifuge TubesMicrotiter TubesSterilin Certified


Short Term Cold Storage

Sample Preparation

Icubation & Water Bath

Short to Medium Term Storage

Sample Transportation

Sample Collection and Transformation

Serial Dilution

Sample Preparation

Plate Transfer

Sample Preparation

Sample Storage



RNase, Dnase, Human and Mouse DNA free, non-Pyrogenic

Hydrophobic resin for maximum sample recovery

RNase, Dnase, Human and Mouse DNA free, non-Pyrogenic

Low Binding

96 Well Rack format

1.2ml volume level

RNase, DNase, human DNA free & non-Pyrogenic

Leak free 

Self-standing conical base

Lot number on container


Beveled cap for comfortable opening and closing

Available in multiple colors for easy sample identification

Sample Recovery

Support automation filling and labeling systems

Provides Secure Seal

Support Plate Transfer

Additional tube volume for serial dilution and mixing

General microbiology and molecular applications

Larger volume sample management


0.6, 1.5, 2.0mL

Centrifugation Range: 25-30k x G

Graduation Marks

Sterile & Non-Sterile

Autoclavable 120°C, 15PSI, 15 minutes

8 Different Colors: Amber, Red, Violet, Blue, Yellow, Green, Orange, Natural

–80°C, –20°C, dry ice, wet ice

0.5, 1.5, 2.0mL

Centrifuge Range:
18-25k x G

O-ring cap

Sterile & Non-Sterile

Skirted & Non Skirted

Knurled & Non Knurled

Colored Caps and Tethered Caps

–80°C, –20°C, dry ice, wet ice


Available 8 Strip Cap

Natural Only

Sterile & Non-Sterile

Autoclavable 120°C,15PSI,15 minutes

-80°C Storage


Plain or with graduations & marker spot

Aseptically manufactured and irradiated 

Maximum rcf 9,500 x g

-80oC storage

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Tube details and features

 Screw Cap Micro Tubes common applications:

•  Centrifugation
•  Non-specific binding
•  Permeability & dye stability
•  pH compatibility
•  Sample preparation
•  Storage
• Transformation

Select the rack to suite your storage needs

With bench space at a premium, we offer a variety of rack solutions to organize your laboratory work space while conducting, transporting and storing your experiments.

Flipstrip RacksReversible RacksFlipper RacksFour-Way Flipper RacksFreezer Racks
Holds tubes sizes:
0.5, 1.5, 2.0mL
Holds tube sizes:
0.5, 2.0mL
Holds tube sizes:
0.5, 1.5, 2.0mL
Hold tube sizes:
0.5, 1.5, 2.0, 15, 50mL
Hold tube sizes:
0.5, 1.5, 2.0mL
 8 x 12 grid8 x 12 grid8 x 4 grid9 x 9 grid
3.81cm tall
20.32cm wide
11.43cm deep
3.81cm tall
20.95cm wide
11.43cm deep
5.08cm tall
20.95cm wide 
11.43cm deep
4.5cm tall
17.5cm wide
9cm deep
4.45cm tall
12.7cm wide
12.7cm deep
96 wells
96 wells
96 wells
4 wells
12 wells
32 wells
81 wells
with clear lidwith clear lidwith clear lid -- with lid
Holds tube sizes:

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