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Whitley H85 Hypoxystation

The H85 Hypoxystation creates hypoxic and anoxic conditions within a controlled and sustained workstation environment. It is ideal for researchers wanting to accurately control oxygen, carbon dioxide, temperature and humidity in a variety of cell culture applications. This workstation is available with an optional refrigeration unit designed to operate at 8°C (other set temperatures available if required).

  • Control O2 in 0.1% increments up to 20%; CO2 in 0.1% increments up to 15%; and relative humidity up to 80% - provides flexibility in your research and confidence in your results.
  • Available with patented oval glove ports operated by wireless footswitch to allow you to work gloved or bare handed. 
  • Built-in 30 litre airlock for transfer of bulk samples and equipment into the workstation environment. 
  • Colour, touch-screen control panel for ease of use and for visual display of parameters such as O2 level, CO2 level, temperature, humidity, and airlock cycle status. 
  • Available with fully automatic humidification system so you can add moisture AND maintain a sterile environment. 
  • Fully integrated gas control avoids bulky add-on systems and reduces the need for additional bench space. 

The H85 is ideal for use in university laboratories, hospitals, cancer research facilities.

View Specifications


Capacity (Litres) 295
Airlock Size 30 litres / Accommodates up to 133 x 96 well plates or 252 x T25 culture flasks or 18 x T175 culture flasks
Porthole System Manual
Gas Supplies CO2/Air/N2
Footswitch Wireless
Auto Sleeve Gassing Option available
Internal Mains Socket Option available
Inspection Lamp Not applicable
Single Sample Entry Option available
AN02 Conditions Monitor Not applicable
Refrigeration Option available
Data Logging Option available
Airlock Cycle Time 210 Seconds
Extra Cable Glands Option available
Microscope Option available
Automatic Dehumidifier Fitted as standard
Automatic Humidifier Not applicable
Removable Front Not Available
Trolley Option Available
Dimensions (w/d/h - mm) 1570 / 760 / 840
Weight (lbs/kg) 330 / 150
O2 Profiling Option available
CO2 Monitoring Option available
Vacuum Take-off Option available
Temperature Range 5°C above ambient up to 45°C
Touchscreen Control Yes


All accesssories can be purchased at the Don Whitley Scientific main site.

A02643  Anotox™ or Catalyst Sachet Cradle

A02945  Spare Cable Gland

A03113  Automatic Sleeve Gassing System

A03125  Single Plate Entry System (Letterbox)

A30225  Single Plate Entry System (with long support tray for larger items)

A03325  Single Plate Entry System (with folding tray)

A05002  H85 Hypoxystation Trolley

A05006  H85 Trolley Airlock Extension

A05009  Refrigeration Unit

A06100  CO2 Monitoring

A06102  Vacuum Take-off Port

A06104  Humidification System

A06106  Double Internal Power Socket

A06107  Gas Sample Port

A06108  Data Logging with Oxygen Profiling

A06109  Data Logging

A06129  JuLI Cell Analyser


A07215  Spotlight Assembly for A/H85 or A95


Clicking the links below will take you to the consumables on the Don Whitley Scientific main site.

A00069 Drylube Powder
A01923 Foam Cleanser (UK Only)
A02129 Anotox Sachet
A02672 Sleeve Retaining O'Ring
A02715 Workstation PVC Sleeve
A02716 Plastic Sleeve Cuff Ring
A02820 Sleeve Kit with Latex Wrist Seal
A02821 Latex Wrist Seals
A02830 Sleeve Kit with Neoprene Wrist Seal (Standard)
A02831 Neoprene Wrist Seal (Standard)
A02840 Sleeve Kit with Neoprene Wrist Seal (Large)
A02841 Neoprene Wrist Seal (Large)
A02855 Wrist Seal O'Ring
A03120 Catalyst Recharge
D00003 Labdet 100
A02490 Airlock Transfer Tray
A03780 Storage Rack
A06928 Storage Rack with Trays
A03912 Whitley Gas Bottle Holder
A00202 Neoprene Gauntlets
A00118 Latex Gauntlets