Definition of Column chromatography

1. Noun. Chromatography that uses selective adsorption by a column of powders.

Generic synonyms: Chromatography

Medical Definition of Column chromatography

1. A form of partition, adsorption, ion exchange, or affinity chromatography in which one phase is liquid (aqueous) flowing down a column packed with the second phase, a solid; the dissolved substances form a partition between the solid and liquid phases depending on the chemical and physical conditions of each phase; the more strongly adsorbed solutes reach the bottom of the column later than the less strongly adsorbed ones. (05 Mar 2000)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Column Chromatography

columella auris
columella cochleae
columella nasi
column cells
column chromatography (current term)
column density
column inch
column inches
column of Spitzka-Lissauer
column of bertin
column of fornix
column shifter
column space
column spaces
columna anterior
columna fornicis
columna lateralis
columna posterior

Literary usage of Column chromatography

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1879)
"column chromatography on neutral alumina of the ... dimers from reactions sensitized by 1 were isolated by column chromatography and had the same ..."

2. Hypochondriac's Guide to Hoodia Gordonii (H 57) by W. Frederick Zimmerman (ed.) (2005)
"The product is purified by silica gel column chromatography eluting with chloroform : methanol (9, 5:0,5) to yield the glycoside (Si) (30 mg, 15%). mixture ..."

3. Hypochondriac's Guide to Tamiflu (Oseltamvir) for Bird Flu: Public by W Frederick Zimmerman (2006)
"Purification by flash column chromatography 82%): ‘H NMR (CDC13) ... Purification by flash column chromatography (Hexanes/EtOAc=3/1) gave the aziridine ..."

4. Effects of Great Lakes Contaminants on Human Health: Report to Congress, 1995 edited by Barry Leonard (2000)
"The differences in laboratory techniques between the Wisconsin and Michigan studies (used packed column chromatography) makes the comparison of results very ..."

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