Clinical centrifuges

Designed for solid reliability and quiet operation, Thermo Scientific™ clinical centrifuge solutions fit in your lab with their compact footprints and stand out with outstanding performance and ergonomics.

Address your protocol requirements across:

  • Clinical chemistry
  • Clinical microbiology
  • Clinical studies
  • Blood banking
  • Haematology
  • Immunology
  • Molecular biology
  • Pathology

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  • Compact footprints and quiet operation
  • Intuitive programming for routine protocols and large brightly-lit displays
  • A comprehensive rotor portfolio from 120 mL to 4 L, accommodating 1.5 mL to 50 mL sample tubes, microplates and 10 mL standard syringes
  • Featuring innovative Thermo Scientific™ technologies:
    • Certified¹ ClickSeal™ biocontainment lids help ensure operator safety
    • Quick rotor removal and easy cleaning with Auto-Lock™ rotor exchange
    • Maximized capacity up to 196 x 5/7 blood tubes with the TX-1000 rotor
    • Unique DualSpin™ rotor features hybrid design with interchangeable fixed angle and swinging buckets
    • Ergonomic designs including floor-standing models to also enhance placement flexibility in the lab

Discover our range of Thermo Scientific centrifuge solutions for sample preparation across most common clinical applications


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Which clinical centrifuge is right for you?

Achieve 4L capacity in a 3L footprint with the Thermo Scientific™ TX-1000 rotor.

  • Spin up to 196 x 5/7mL blood tubes
  • ClickSeal biocontainment lids provide added safety
  • Floor-standing models provide outstanding ergonomics and placement 

For clinical laboratories requiring mid-level throughput. Quickly and easily remove rotors for convenient cleaning plus fast acceleration and deceleration for efficiency.

  • Process up to 76 x 5/7 mL blood tubes
  • ClickSeal biocontainment lids provide added safety
  • 14 rotor options available for most common application needs

Compact centrifuges for effective and efficient processing of clinical samples, including platelet-poor plasma tests.

  • Accommodate up to 24 x 5/7mL blood tubes
  • ClickSeal biocontainment lids provide added safety
  • Run platelet-poor plasma tests in 1 minute with the Thermo Scientific™ HIGHConic™ rotor

NEW  Opimize your workflow and run your clinical protocols with the unique, “2-in-1” hybrid design of the Thermo Scientific™ DualSpin™ rotor.

  • Eight interchangeable fixed angle and swinging buckets
  • Program up to four routine protocols
  • Fits into clinical labs

A sleek, remarkably small footprint provides outstanding processing power, with a rugged design for years of dependability.

  • Up to 24 microtubes per run
  • ClickSeal biocontainment lids provide added safety
  • Ideal for molecular diagnostics and pediatric tests

NEW  Precise, automated performance designed to provide thorough, reproducible blood cell washing.

  • Flexibility of 12- or 24-place rotors meet your protocol requirements
  • Pre-set programs in automatic mode save valuable hands-on time
  • Finish washing in 3 minutes

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Clinical centrifuge solutions

Comprehensive range of centrifuges fit for laboratory throughput from 1.5 mL to 50 mL sample tubes, microplates and 10 mL syringes.

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Technical guide on efficient sample preparation for clinical diagnosis

Understand the factors that help in selecting a suitable centrifuge, rotor, and accessories for sample separation in the clinical laboratory; plus, understand common errors in sample prep so they can be avoided.

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Using Thermo Scientific small benchtop centrifuges for the effective and efficient processing of clinical samples

The versatility of our small benchtop centrifuges enable them to be effective and efficient in performing the multiple centrifugation steps required in the various applications within a clinical lab.

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Blood banking centrifuges

Large 16 x 500 mL blood bag capacity and the user-friendly design of the Thermo Scientific blood banking centrifuges make working with large volumes easier and more convenient using the protocols you've already validated. Enhanced ergonomics and compact design combined with the quick set-up of traceable, reproducible runs makes these the centrifuges of choice for simplified blood processing productivity.

Not for in vitro diagnostic use. FDA listed and CE marked for medical device directive 93/42/EEC.

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