capillary electrophoresis

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capillary electrophoresis

[¦kap·ə·ler·ē i‚lek·trō·fə′rē·səs]
(analytical chemistry)
A technique for separating substances from a fluid substrate; the sample is placed in a capillary tube which is then subjected to a high-voltage current that separates its chemical constituents.
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Catalog l00 includes a complete line of products for capillary electrophoresis, capillary electrochromatography, capillary HPLC, and other items for microscale separation science.
In contrast to gel electrophoresis, capillary electrophoresis (CE) reportedly is a promising technique for performing rapid and reproducible separation of double-stranded DNA (dsDNA) as well as single-stranded DNA (ssDNA), and its use is feasible for automated DNA analysis [17].
Applications include electrophoresis, dielectrophoresis, capillary electrophoresis, Capillary Electrochromatography (CEC), microfluidics, MEMS, and lab-on-a-chip research.