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Amicon Ultra-0.5 Centrifugal Filter Unit

Ultracel-3 regenerated cellulose membrane, 0.5 mL sample volume



polypropylene cap
polypropylene tube
regenerated cellulose membrane
styrene-butadiene housing

Quality Level



product line



Amicon® Ultra


protein extraction: suitable
protein purification: suitable


4.99 cm (1.96 in.)


10.8 mm

filtration area

1 cm2

pore size


test parameters

sample volume: 0.5 mL

shipped in


General description

AMICON ULTRA 0.5ML - 3KDa cutoff. Available in 4 pack sizes:
UFC500308 - 8 pack
UFC500324 - 24 pack
UFC500396 - 96 pack
UFC5003BK - 500 pack

Concentrates 500 µL down to 15 µL
Concentration factor 25 x to 30 x
High sample recovery (greater than 90% of dilute starting solution)
Fast processing time - 10 to 30 minutes
Reverse spin capability provides consistent recoveries

Concentration of biological samples containing antigens, antibodies, enzymes, nucleic acids, or microorganisms
Purification of macromolecular components found in tissue culture extracts or cell lysates
Primer removal, PCR cleanup, removal of linkers or macromolecular labels from a reaction mix, and protein removal prior to HPLC
Desalting, buffer exchange and protein dialysis

Material Supplied:
The Amicon Ultra-0.5 device is supplied with two microcentrifuge tubes. During operation, one tube is used to collect filtrate; the other tube is to recover the concentrated sample.
Filter Type: Ultrafiltration


Ultracel-3 regenerated cellulose membrane, 0.5 mL sample volume

Features and Benefits

Minimum Final Concentrate Volume: 15 µL

Physical form

Color Code: Clear

Legal Information

Amicon is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin


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