Drosophila Vials- Laboratory

Call for pricing.

Model Number: NH-41125

Brand: Niche Healthcare

Drosophila vials, ideal for drosophila research.
Manufactured from virgin Polystyrene or Polypropylene .
Polystyrene fly vials offer glass-like clarity for excellent visibility.
Polypropylene fly vials are fully autoclavable. Virtually indestructible fly vials offer good clarity and cost savings.
Non sterile.


Features & Benefits:

  • Material: polypropylene, polystyrene, and K-Resin are available
  •  Polypropylene: flexible, corrosion resistant, and fully autoclavable(121°C, 15psi, 15min)
  •  Polystyrene: high transparency and lightweight, easy to observe and store, cost-effective
  •  K-Resin: high transparency, good toughness
  • Narrow and wide vials are available
  • Safe and cost-effective substitute to glass vials
  • Both narrow and wide vials are available in bulk or tray packaging
  • Tray packs are great for quick, effortless filling of vials



Drosophila Vials- Laboratory

Drosophila Vials- Laboratory

Drosophila vials are specialized containers used in research laboratories for the culturing and housing of Drosophila melanogaster, commonly known as fruit flies. These vials are designed to create a controlled environment conducive to the breeding, observation, and experimentation of fruit flies, which are widely used as model organisms in genetic and biological research.

  • Key features of Drosophila vials include:
  • Size and Shape: Drosophila vials are typically small, narrow, and cylindrical in shape. Their dimensions are optimized for the space requirements and behaviour of fruit flies.
  • Material: The vials are commonly made of clear plastic or glass, allowing researchers to observe the flies easily and conduct experiments.
  • Ventilation: Many Drosophila vials have specialized caps or stoppers that provide ventilation while preventing the escape of the flies. This helps maintain the proper airflow and conditions within the vial.
  • Food Medium: Drosophila vials often contain a food medium at the bottom, which serves as both a nutrient source for the flies and a substrate for egg laying.
  • Labelling: Researchers often label Drosophila vials with important information such as the genotype, date of collection, or specific experimental conditions.
  • Stackability: Drosophila vials are designed to be stackable, allowing for efficient use of laboratory space and organization of different genetic lines or experimental groups.
  • Handling: The vials are designed for ease of handling, enabling researchers to transfer, sort, or manipulate the fruit flies without causing harm to the insects.

Drosophila melanogaster has been a crucial model organism in genetics and developmental biology due to its rapid reproductive cycle, well-characterized genetics, and similarities to higher organisms. Drosophila vials play a vital role in maintaining and manipulating fruit fly populations for various genetic, physiological, and behavioural studies in laboratory settings.


Laboratory Medical Equipment

Laboratory Medical Equipment


For more information, contact us 01274 965089 or check out our website at www.nicheofficesolutions.co.uk www.nicheofficesolutions.co.uk/niche-nhs

Further clinical information can be found on our blog page: www.nicheofficesolutions.co.uk/category/niche-healthcare-news

For products not found on our online website, please view our Healthcare catalogues: www.nicheofficesolutions.co.uk/healthcare-catalogues

View our Healthcare YouTube videos Playlist

If you have any additional questions, drop us an email at info@nicheofficesolutions.co.uk 


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Drosophila Vials- Laboratory”