differential centrifugation


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differential centrifugation

[‚dif·ə′ren·chəl ‚sen·trə·fə′gā·shən]
(cell and molecular biology)
The separation of mixtures such as cellular particles in a medium at various centrifugal forces to separate particles of different density, size, and shape from each other.
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In this study, we prepared WJECM scaffolds using a waterproof pulverization and differential centrifugation approach with the freeze-drying method.
Callose was extracted by differential centrifugation and analyzed biochemically based on its ability to bind to aniline blue.
The liquid versions of both Bti- and Btk-derived commercial BT products can be easily fractionated by differential centrifugation to yield similar-sized particulate fractions containing [is greater than] 99.9% of the spores and also the proteinaceous component made up of both regular and irregular amorphic structures (2).

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