Gas-liquid chromatography

Definition

noun

A form of column chromatography where the mobile phase is a gas whereas the stationary phase is a liquid, e.g. a liquid silicone material as small beads packed in a long column


Supplement

This technique is usually applied in industrial settings and research in chemistry. It is not a common technique in biochemical processes because high molecular weight biomolecules, such as amino acids are easily denatured from heat during the process.


Abbreviation: GLC

Compare:


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



This page was last modified on 16 February 2011, at 15:34. This page has been accessed 648 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link