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  • Lab Equipment (Pipettes, Microscope Accessories, Anti-Fatigue Matting, Adjustable Tables and Edge Guards/Padding, Automatic Microtomes, Automatic and Adjustable Cryostats, and Lab Stools)
  • Office Equipment (Chairs, Articulating Keyboard Trays, Ergonomics Keyboards, Mice, Footrests, Lumbar Cushions and Document Holders)

Lab Equipment

Equipment​ ​Company Contact Information ​Additional Information
Pipettes​ ​Hamilton Company External Website
4970 Energy Way Reno, NV 89502
(800) 648-5950
Recommend soft grip manual pipettes.​
MATRIX Technologies Corporation External Website 22 Friars Drive Hudson, NH 03051
(800) 345-0206​
Recommend electronic multi-channel pipettes; most are available thru the NIH Self-Service Store).​
Rainin Instrument, LLC External Website
7500 Edgewater Drive Box 2160
Oakland, CA 94621
(510) 564-1600 ​
Products can be found at the NIH Self-Service Stores; e.g., Rainin Latch-Mode pipette, LTS, electronic pipettes.​
Microscope Acessories​ Ergo Source
P.O. Box 695
Wayzata, MN 55391
(952) 404-1058
Bay Optical Instrument
2403 15th Street
San Francisco, CA 94114
(415) 431-8711
R&D Ergonomics, Inc. 
6 Harvey Brook Drive
Freeport, ME 04032
(207) 865-6445 ​
Leica Microsystems, Inc. 
111 Deer Lake Road
Deerfield, IL 60015
(800) 248-0123 ​
Anti-Fatigue Matting​ Tiffin Systems​
450 Wall Street Tiffin, OH 44883
(800) 221-1994 ​
Alimed 
297 High Street Dedham, MA 02026
(800)-225-2610 
Recommend E.L. Task Chair; Ergo Task Chair; Obus Forme; RFM Metro for Big and Tall.​
Ergo Source
P.O. Box 695 Wayzata, MN 55391
(952) 404-1058 ​
Adjustable Tables and Edge Guards/Padding​ Alimed 
297 High Street Dedham, MA 02026 
(800) 225-2610 ​
Recommend E.L. Task Chair; Ergo Task Chair; Obus Forme; RFM Metro for Big and Tall.​
Ergo Source ​​
P.O. Box 695 Wayzata, MN 55391
(952) 404-1058 ​
Automatic Microtomes​ Leica Microsystems, Inc. 
111 Deer Lake Road
Deerfield, IL 60015
(800) 248-0123 ​
Automatic and Adjustable Cryostats​ Leica Microsystems, Inc. 
111 Deer Lake Road
Deerfield, IL 60015
(800) 248-0123 ​
Lab Stools​ BIOFIT  P.O. Box 109 Waterville, OH 43566
(800) 597-0246​
Recommend Model #4W43-ERB-ASC-AF-XR.​
UNICOR  P.O. Box 11670, Lexington, KY 40577
(800) 827-3168​
Recommend legacy arm drafting stool in vinyl with footring.​

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Office Equipment 

​Equipment ​Company ​Contact Information Additional Information​
Chairs
Note: Always try a chair before you purchase it to determine individual comfort.​
Alimed External website​​
297 High Street Dedham, MA 02026
(800) 225-2610​
Recommend E.L. Task Chair; Ergo Task Chair; Obus Forme; RFM Metro for Big and Tall.​
BodyBilt 
One BodyBilt Place Navasota, TX 77868
(409) 825-1700
Recommend any of the chairs.  BodyBilt has a big and tall selection.​
Haworth, Inc. 
One Haworth Center
Holland, MI 49423
(800) 344-2600
ext. 45
Contact Mark Mahan at (301) 459-8111
Recommend the Improve h.e.​
Herman Miller, Inc.
855 East Main Avenue
P.O. Box 302
Zeeland, MI 49464
(804) 823-7056
Local Distributor: Corporate Express Office Products
Contact Mark Salisbury at (301) 837-4036
Recommend the Aeron which comes in three different size ranges.​
Steelcase
​P.O. Box 1967
Grand Rapids, MI 49501-1967
Local Distributor: USBI
Contact LaVonne Snowden at (301) 350-8700
Recommend the Steelcase LEAP chair.​
UNICOR
​P.O. Box 11670
Lexington, KY 40577
(800) 827-3168
Recommend the Freedom chair.​
Articulating Keyboard Trays, Ergonomics Keyboards, Mice, Footrests, Lumbar Cushions and Document Holders
Alimed External website
​297 High Street
Dedham, MA 02026
(800) 225-2610
 
Look at the products online or call for a catogue.​
Ergo Source External website
​P.O. Box 11670
Lexington, KY 40577
(800) 827-3168
UNICOR External website
​P.O. Box 11670
Lexington, KY40577-1670
(800) 827-3168
​Recommend composer keyboard tray; paddles on left and right side.
Workrite Ergonomics External website
​77 Digital Drive
Novato, CA 94949
(800) 859-9675
Contact Mike Ferguson at (301) 535-5572
Excellent articulating keyboard trays for retrofitting existing work spaces.  Recommend the Banana Board.  Recommend to get a tray which allows to move both the left and right hand.​

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  Patient Care Equipment     

​Equipment ​Company ​Contact Information ​Additional Information
Patient Care Equipment​ Alimed External website
​297 High Street
Dedham, MA 02026
(800) 225-2610
​Recommend patient transfer chairs and patient lifters.

 

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