Member since: 2021
Organization: University of Minnesota
These tubes are great for homogenization and freezing of biological tissue samples.
Application Area: Process and Homogenize Biological Samples
"These tubes are a must have around the research laboratory, super good for easily freezing mouse tissue samples and homogenizing them within the same tubes."
Member since: 2016
Organization: The Ohio State University
a solid, less expensive alternative to the big brands
Application Area:standard molecular biology lab techniques
"these tubes are great. they don't blow open when boiling, they are easy to read and have a good writing surface"
Olympus microcentrifuge tubes are engineered to close with a ""snap"" and stay closed during boiling and centrifugation. They have been tested to 55 psi and are ready for autoclaving at 121ºC for 15 minutes. The tubes are exceptionally clear with frosted caps for labeling, a 0.28mm piercing port, and can be used in any centrifuge up to 20,000 x g. Easy to open and close. Boil-proof and leak-proof. Certified RNase, DNase, Human DNA, Pyrogen and PCR inhibitor free.