Well Plates

Thomson Instrument Company well plates represent a cross section of plates for many different needs. We carry plates for various types of assays, cell growth, storage, and other applications. Filter plates are good for sample preparation. Thomson Instrument Company also offers a variety of sealing options for all types of applications.

We have protocols and suggestions on plates for insect/mammalian & microbial/E. coli cell growth.

Most Commonly Used 96 Well Plates

Most Commonly Used 96 Well Plates:

  • 9356045 – assays, best/most common range of working volumes, LCMS tested PP, 500μl
  • 931512B – 650μL Working Volume, LCMS tested PP
  • 951657 – the best general plates for everything; 2mL
  • 931130 – irreversible, LCMS tested PP; 2mL

For long-term storage, we recommend a cap mat over a heat seal, but researchers have to be careful when defrosting. It is best to remove the cap mat and replace with a heat seal to avoid condensation raining into wells while thawing.

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Thomson carries a wide assortment of well plates. Use this form to narrow the field to plates that will work for your application. Click a well plate to see more information about it!

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