BRAND Pipette Tips Overview
BRAND® air displacement pipette tips are made in BRAND’s
state-of-the-art cleanroom, one of the world’s largest. All unopened
packages are DNA-, RNase-, ATP-, and endotoxin-free. Tips are available
in a variety of packaging configurations, depending on your needs:
Bulk: Bulk tips are packaged in
re-sealable zip-top bags. 200µL and 1,000µL bulk tips are colored yellow
and blue respectively with cadmium-free dyes; all other tips are colorless.
TipBox: The new BRAND® TipBox is
supplied in a hinged configuration; to make it a lift-off type, simply remove
the lid, and rotate it 180°. They feature colorless tips with a
replaceable carrier plate for easy reloading. Carrier plates are tinted
for easy tip size identification, and are imprinted with tip characteristics –
which are visible through a window on the TipBox. 5mL and 10mL TipBox version
hold 28 and 18 tips respectively, and can be refilled with bulk tips.
TipBoxes withstand repeated autoclaving at 121 °C for 20 minutes.
TipRefill: Filled carrier plates to
refill the tip box. Tip Refills sealed to ensure cleanliness prior to
usage, and are available in standard and BIO-CERT® sterile varieties.
Sterile TipRefills feature a transfer aid to reduce the chance of contact when
placing in a TipBox.
TipStack™: The TipStack™ is a
space-saving package for our 20µL, 200µL and 1000µL tips. Five filled
tip-tray carrier plates are nested to reduce space; spacers prevent the tips
from sticking together. The TipStack™ is available in both non-sterile or
BRAND® pipette tips are also available in a variety of
Non-sterile: Unopened packages of
non-sterile tips are DNA-, RNase-, ATP- and endotoxin-free
BIO-CERT® Sterile: BIO-CERT® tips
are sterile according to ISO 11 137 and the AAMI guidelines. A SAL of 10-6
Filtered, BIO-CERT® Sterile: BRAND®
filtered pipette tips feature non-sealing filters made of pure polyethylene
that allows easy uncontaminated sample recovery if the filter is wetted.
BRAND filter tips can be autoclaved at 121 °C for 20 minutes.
ULR™ Ultra-Low Retention: ULR™ tips
are treated via a patented physicochemical process that results in a lower
surface tension than PTFE. This significantly reduces sample loss – see the video for quantifiable results.
No additives or coatings to wash off or leach into the sample. ULR™ tips
are available non-sterile, BIO-CERT™ sterile, or filtered BIO-CERT® sterile.
pipette tips are available in a variety of sizes to fit most major
For more information, call BrandTech® Scientific Customer Service at 888-522-2726, request a
quote online, or get a quote from your preferred BrandTech dealer.