Neil McKenna nmckenna at
Fri Aug 27 16:16:20 EST 1999

Paul S. Brookes. (brookes at wrote:

> You can adapt 1.5ml micro-fuge rotors to accept 0.5ml tubes by cutting the lids
> off 1.5ml tubes and using them as liners.   I assume the same principle can be
> taken one step further by adapting 0.5ml tubes to accept pico-pcr tubes?

That's what I used to do... depending on the speed of the centrifuge that
you are going to be using, you might even be able to use the 0.5 mL tube only.

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