detection of proteins in FPLC

W R Bennett bspwrb at
Wed Mar 19 19:16:47 EST 1997

In the referenced article, dalmiabk at (bipin k. dalmia) writes:
>On Tue, 18 Mar 1997 21:49:38 GMT, bspwrb at (W R Bennett)
>>Assuming 280nm detection, 1.00 AU is roughly equivalent to 1.0 mg/ml, so,
>>for example, if your sensitivity is set to 0.01, then full scale
>>deflection is roughly 10ug/ml. 
>this would assume a flow-cell path length of 1.0 cm and i do not think
>that detector flow-cells have a 1.0 cm path length.
Good point, but I think the flow-cell that came with our Pharmacia UV-M
(ten years old, admittedly) did actually have a 1.0cm path length, but
it's easy to check - just look in that huge binder you get with the FPLC
system to see what your path length is. 

Bill Bennett
Developmental Biology Unit,
School of Biology and Biochemistry
University of Bath

bspwrb at

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