23 May 2013, BioSpectrum Bureau , BioSpectrum
Singapore: Thermo Fisher Scientific launched its new small benchtop centrifuge, which is compact and has the flexibility to adapt to evolving clinical and research needs, including clinical chemistry, cell culture, microbiology and hematology.
Featuring innovative Thermo Scientific technologies, the small benchtop centrifuge is designed for solid reliability and consistent results to reduce the amount of downtime and costly bottlenecks during the separation process.
These small benchtop centrifuges provide application flexibility, cleaning convenience, and ease-of-use with Thermo Scientific auto-lock rotor exchange. It offers versatility to spin blood tubes, conical tubes, microtubes and microplate compatibility with sealing options.
The new benchtop centrifuge provides one-handed sample protection with Thermo Scientific ClickSeal biocontainment lids, certified by the public health laboratory service, microbiology services, Porton Down, UK. Furthermore, it also offers intuitive glove and detergent-friendly interface with a bright backlit display, featuring one-touch operation with pre-set protocol options and optional password protection
Mr Maurizio Merli, product director, Thermo Fisher Scientific, said that, "Centrifuges are critical laboratory resources that are in constant use and demand. It is crucial to avoid bottlenecks in these lab workflows that could create unwanted downtime and negatively impact users' work. With features designed to optimize simplicity, safety and flexibility, the new Thermo Scientific small benchtop centrifuges can help scientists save time and maximize resources in busy labs and clinics."