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

Microcentrifuge Tubes
Screw Cap Micro TubesMicrotiter
Sterilin Certified

Mixing Small

Volume Format

Short Term Storage

Sample Transportation


Serial Dilution

Sample Preparation

Plate Transfer

Sample Preparation

Sample Storage



Polyethylene Plastic

Small volume

Low Binding

Knurl & Non Knurl Tube

O-ring Cap

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


Soft, easy to cut for sample removal

Narrow tube design provides small pellet format

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



0.25 & 0.4mL

PE & PP resin


0.5, 1.5, 2.0mL

18-25k x G

Natural & UV protection

Sterile & Non-Sterile

Skirted & Non Skirted

Colored Caps and Tethered Caps

-80°C Storage


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: