Patent Number: 6,309,603

Title: Microcentrifuge tube cap opening and closing apparatus and method

Abstract: A single-hand apparatus for opening and closing the cap of a microcentrifuge tube. The apparatus comprises an elongate base having means on one end for mounting the base on a laboratory ring stand and means on the other end of the base for allowing a technician to hold the microcentrifuge tube in one hand and to open and close the cap without requiring a second hand.

Inventors: Locke; H. Charles (Voorhees, NJ)

Assignee: Drummond Scientific Company

International Classification: B67B 7/02 (20060101); B67B 7/00 (20060101); B67B 007/16 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018