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We are NBS Scientific

Supplier of Innovative laboratory products


We aim for a personal approach

We work with our customers to help them solve everyday challenges in the lab

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NBS Scientific is a distribution company in the United Kingdom. We provide innovative solutions for biobanks, research centers and other laboratories in the life science industry. Our flexible team moves at a fast pace in order to keep up with the demands—and exceed the expectations—of our dynamic customer base.

We supply our customers with high-quality products to help them improve their sample collection, sample storage, sample tracking, lab automation, and in vitro gastrointestinal research processes. We also provide a wide range of technical services to ensure their equipment functions properly every day of the year.


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The Novitain Manual Capper

Sample Collection

Reliable, non-invasive sample collection tools and devices

The complete range of Micronic's externally threaded hybrid tubes precapped with grey screw caps

Sample storage

Complete solutions for safe and efficient sample preservation

The starter pack premium with push caps

Starter Packs

Get started using 2D coded tubes

A rack of 96-well format internally threaded tubes precapped with grey screw caps on the tray of a CS700 Screw Cap Recapper by Micronic

Laboratory Automation

Systems designed to optimize and accelerate your research

Liquid Handling

For managing liquid samples safely and efficiently

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In Vitro Digestion

A dynamic in vitro gastrointestinal model

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COVID-19 testing labware
A Riplate Magnetic by Ritter Medical

Riplate Magnetic

For cleaning, mixing or centrifugation of samples. For storage and preparation of substances. Compatible with KingFisherTM 96 Flex Magnetic Particle Processor.
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COVID-19 research labware
1.40ml externally threaded tubes and grey externally threaded screw caps

1.40ml External Thread Tubes

The 1.40ml tubes with external thread have a sturdy design and thick tubes wall—excellent properties for ultra-low temperature storage.
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COVID-19 testing labware
blackKnight robotic pipette tips by Ritter Medical

Robotic Tips

The Ritter Robotic tips have high accuracy and low retention. The Robotic Tips are available in 'Black Knights' and 'Clear Knights'. The tips can be used with liquid-handling systems of the following brands: Hamilton, Tecan, Qiagen and Olympus. COVID-19 testing labware.
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Optimal sample traceability
The Micronic DR500 Rack Reader with 1D side barcode reader

Micronic DR500 Rack Reader

The new Micronic Rack Reader DR500 is optimized to rapidly and accurately identify a full rack of 2D coded tubes in just 5 seconds.
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Satisfied customers

That's why we do it


"At NBS Scientific I got quick and reliable responses to questions and appointments. All advice and attention was expertly given. We've been happily working together for over 2 years now."

“NBS Scientific provides good technical service to our systems. The Technical Service specialists have a lot of knowledge and handle short lead times.”

“I experience NBS Scientific as an excellent partner with pleasant employees. I have good contact with them.”

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