F4375 Sigma

Ficoll® PM 400

Type 400

Synonym: Polysucrose 400



Used for cell separation and organelle isolation.

Ficoll® PM 400 is used together with sodium diatrizoate (Paque) to create Ficoll-Paque a density mixture used for the separation of cells and organelles, especially blood derived lymphocytes and monocytes. It may be used in tissue engineering and macromolecular conformation research for the development, evaluation and use of macromolecular crowding (MMC) systems and configurations. Ficoll PM-400 may be used in cell freeze-drying research.

Other Notes

A nonionic synthetic polymer of sucrose.

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Ficoll is a registered trademark of GE Healthcare

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