ultracentrifugation


ultracentrifugation
Centrifugation at very high g -forces: used to separate molecules eg. mitochondrial from nuclear DNA on a caesium chloride gradient.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • ultracentrifugation — [ yltrasɑ̃trifygasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1949; de ultra et centrifugation ♦ Sc. Centrifugation très rapide effectuée par ultracentrifugeuse. ● ultracentrifugation nom féminin Centrifugation à grande vitesse (25 000 à 100 000 tr°min), permettant de séparer …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • ultracentrifugation — noun centrifugation at very high speeds (Freq. 4) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ultracentrifuge • Hypernyms: ↑centrifugation * * * “+ noun Etymology: ultracentrifuge ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • ultracentrifugation — noun see ultracentrifuge II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • ultracentrifugation — See ultracentrifugal. * * * …   Universalium

  • ultracentrifugation — noun centrifugation in an ultracentrifuge …   Wiktionary

  • ultracentrifugation — The process of subjecting to an ultracentrifuge. * * * ul·tra·cen·tri·fu·ga·tion .sen trə fyu̇ gā shən n the process of using an ultracentrifuge * * * ul·tra·cen·trif·u·ga·tion (ul″trə sən trif″u gaґshən) subjection to… …   Medical dictionary

  • ultracentrifugation — ul·tra·centrifugation …   English syllables

  • density gradient centrifugation — ultracentrifugation in a liquid, such as cesium chloride solution, the density of which increases along the lines of centrifugal force, the substances under test or preparation seeking their level of density …   Medical dictionary

  • Centrifugation — is a process that involves the use of the centrifugal force for the sedimentation of mixtures with a centrifuge, used in industry and in laboratory settings. More dense components of the mixture migrate away from the axis of the centrifuge, while …   Wikipedia


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