CryoPod™ Carrier

The LN2 vapor-based CryoPod™ Carrier provides a safe, portable, and trackable solution for hand carrying temperature-sensitive biological materials

  • Holds samples at ≤-150°C for over 3 hours
  • Displays and logs temperature, date, time
  • Audible and visual temperature alarms
  • Compact, lightweight, portable

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  • CryoPod™ Carrier provides a safe, reliable and portable < -150°C cryogenic environment for the handling and transport of biological specimens for over 3 hours
  • The instrument displays and logs temperature, date and time - all events stored in memory and downloadable to a PC - and features audible and visual alarms, and integrates into an optional automated filling station for hands-free replenishing of the LN2 charge in less than 15 minutes
  • It can be carried by hand and is ideal for sample transport or handling of temperature-sensitive biological materials in or around a lab or campus
  • The CryoPod carrier extends the cryogenic cold chain from freezer or dry shipper to bench and back again
  • No longer must researchers and clinicians rely on cumbersome, improvised, or potentially unsafe methods to transport or work with their cryogenic samples
Key Features
Sample cold chain integrity and performance
  • Over 3 hours of ≤-150°C
  • Temperature display with audible and visual alarms
  • Temperature logging and retrieval
  • No direct sample contact with LN2
Portability and safe operation
  • Allows safe and quick transportation of cryogenic samples
  • Hands-free auto-fill option
  • Compact footprint; only ~9lbs (4kg)
  • Built-in handle and bottom finger grips
Winner of two innovation awards
  • New Product of the Year Award at ISBER 2015
  • New Innovative Product or Technology Award at ESBB 2015
Technical specifications
Parameter Value
Hold time over 3 hours ≤-150°C with lid closed
Capacity one 2in cryobox, two SBS plates or some cassette sizes
Charge requires < 3l liquid nitrogen (LN2)
Alarm 2 settings with audible and visual signals
Lid magnetized foam lid for safer transport and insulation
Power 3 AA alkaline batteries (included)
Temperature audit trail downloadable temperature log data via USB port and CryoPod Data Log Software
Weight 4.1kg (9lbs) without LN2
5.9kg (13lbs) fully charged with 3L LN2 - no samples
Outer dimensions (L x W x H) 34.0 x 32.0 x 26.0cm (13.4 x 12.6 x 10.2in)
Cryogenic chamber basket dimensions (L x W x H) 17.4 x 18.8 x 7.8 (6.9 x 7.4 x 3.1in)
Ordering Information
Product codes

Use these part numbers to request a quote:

Part number Description
CryoPod™ Carrier
243354-001 includes orange lid and manual fill kit; 1 carrier
CryoPod™ Carrier lids
252888-001 orange; 1 lid
252888-002 green; 1 lid
252888-003 grey; 1 lid
252888-004 pink; 1 lid
252888-005 purple; 1 lid
CryoPod™ Carrier accessories
252885 CryoPod™ Manual Fill Kit; 1 kit
252886 CryoPod™ LN2 Absorbent Pads, 4pc, 2/pk
CryoPod™ Carrier related products
246000-01 CryoPod™ Carrier Filling Station
Support Plans

Protect the dependability of your reliable, quality instruments from Brooks Life Sciences, to ensure productivity and mitigate downtime with a Service Support Plan that suits you.

  • Corrective services
  • Remote diagnostic & repair
  • Preventative maintenance services
  • Additional services for purchase
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