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    Does size really matter in flash chromatography? Part 1

    January 7, 2020 at 8:43 PM / by Bob Bickler posted in Load, throughput, column


    Yes, the title is a bit salacious but it got your attention, didn’t it? I believe this is a topic worthy of discussion as it relates to flash chromatography for purification because many chemists believe longer but thinner columns perform better than short, wide columns.  The facts of the matter may surprise you.

    In this post I discuss the impact that cartridge dimensions have on purification performed using flash purification.

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