Paper Chromatography

Paper Chromatography

Paper Chromatography Paper chromatography (PC) is a type of a planar chromatography whereby chromatography procedures are run on a specialized paper. PC is considered to be the simplest and most widely used of the chromatographic techniques because of its applicability to isolation, identification and quantitative determination of organic and inorganic compounds. It was first introduced by German scientist Christian Friedrich …

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Chromatography- definition, principle, types, applications

Chromatography- Principle, Types and Applications

What is chromatography? Chromatography is an important biophysical technique that enables the separation, identification, and purification of the components of a mixture for qualitative and quantitative analysis. The Russian botanist Mikhail Tswett coined the term chromatography in 1906. The first analytical use of chromatography was described by James and Martin in 1952, for the use of gas chromatography for the …

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