Nucleopore filter


Nucleopore filter
Filter of defined pore size made by etching a polycarbonate filter that has been bombarded by neutrons, the extent of etching determining the pore size. Very thin, with neat circular holes going right through the membrane, not a complex meshwork like micropore filters.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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