Navigation Links
Supelco(R) Expands Ascentis(R) Express HPLC Columns Line for High-Speed and High-Efficiency Separations

Ascentis Express RP-Amide provides improved selectivity for polar compounds

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Supelco, a division of Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq: SIAL), has expanded the Ascentis Express product line (, a family of innovative HPLC columns designed to provide the analysis speed and resolving power of sub-2-micron columns with a 50% reduction in backpressure. Ascentis Express RP-Amide, an embedded polar group chemistry, provides an alternate selectivity to the conventional C18 and C8 phases.

"The combination of the RP-Amide advanced bonding chemistry and the Fused-Core(TM) particle provides a polar column for high-speed and high-resolution separations," said Wayne K. Way, Marketing Manager at Supelco in Bellefonte, PA. "The Ascentis Express RP-Amide provides improved peak shape for basic compounds."

The key technology in the Ascentis Express column is the Fused-Core particle. These high-purity silica particles measure 2.7 microns overall, with a 0.5 micron-thick porous shell. Relative to columns using conventional sub-2-micron particles, Ascentis Express columns generate comparable efficiencies but with half the backpressure.

Supelco's offering of HPLC products is one part of Sigma-Aldrich's technological and value-driven products that, combined with our services and support, provide complete analytical applications solutions.

About Sigma-Aldrich: Sigma-Aldrich is a leading Life Science and High Technology company. Our biochemical and organic chemical products and kits are used in scientific and genomic research, biotechnology, pharmaceutical development, the diagnosis of disease and as key components in pharmaceutical and other high technology manufacturing. We have customers in life science companies, university and government institutions, hospitals, and in industry. Over one million scientists and technologists use our products. Sigma-Aldrich operates in 36 countries and has 8,000 employees providing excellent service worldwide. Sigma-Aldrich is committed to Accelerating Customer Success through Leadership in Life Science, High Technology and Service. For more information about Sigma-Aldrich, please visit our award-winning website at

*Fused-Core is a trademark of Advanced Materials Technology. Sigma-Aldrich, Supelco and Ascentis are registered trademarks of Sigma-Aldrich Biotechnology LP and Sigma-Aldrich Co.

SOURCE Sigma-Aldrich
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Supelco(R) Introduces Ascentis(R) Express HILIC HPLC Columns for High-Speed and High-Efficiency Separations
2. ATS Medical Expands Open Pivot Heart Valve Offerings
3. SAFC Expands Hi-Potency API Manufacturing and Introduces Solid-Form Testing at Its Madison Facility
4. BioLife Solutions Expands Scientific Advisory Board
5. Elekta To Showcase Innovations in Radiotherapy and Unveil New Product That Expands Cancer Treatment Availability
6. SAFC Expands European Commercial Manufacturing and Storage Capacities With $10 Million Investment
7. Pharsight Expands Strategic Consulting Services Team
8. Validus Pharmaceuticals Expands Product Portfolio with Acquisition of Bipolar Drug: Equetro(R)
9. Serica Technologies Expands Facilities in Massachusetts, Combines State-Of-The-Art Textile Engineering and Biomedical Manufacturing
10. AQUISS Expands Into Significant New Territory
11. NanoBio Expands Drug Development Team for Its Anti-Infective Products
Post Your Comments:
(Date:6/27/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 27, 2016 , ... ... published their findings on what they believe could be a new and helpful ... the new research. Click here to read it now. , Biomarkers ...
(Date:6/27/2016)... Ginkgo Bioworks , a leading organism design company ... as one of the World Economic Forum,s Technology ... companies. Ginkgo Bioworks is engineering biology to manufacture ... the nutrition, health and consumer goods sectors. The ... Fortune 500 companies to design microbes for their ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... Seattle, WA (PRWEB) , ... June 23, 2016 ... ... technology, announces the release of its second eBook, “Clinical Trials Patient Recruitment and ... patient recruitment and retention in this eBook by providing practical tips, tools, and ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016 Houston ... with the Cy-Fair Sports Association to serve as ... the agreement, Houston Methodist Willowbrook will provide sponsorship ... and connectivity with association coaches, volunteers, athletes and ... with the Cy-Fair Sports Association and to bring ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:6/2/2016)... The Weather Company , an IBM Business (NYSE: IBM ... which consumers will be able to interact with IBM Watson ... or text and receive relevant information about the product or ... long sought an advertising solution that can create a one-to-one ... valuable; and can scale across millions of interactions and touchpoints. ...
(Date:5/16/2016)... 2016   EyeLock LLC , a market leader ... of an IoT Center of Excellence in ... development of embedded iris biometric applications. EyeLock,s ... and security with unmatched biometric accuracy, making it the ... DNA. EyeLock,s platform uses video technology to deliver a ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... , April 28, 2016 First quarter 2016: ... up 966% compared with the first quarter of 2015 ... SEK 589.1 M (loss: 18.8) and the operating margin was 40% ... 0.32) Cash flow from operations was SEK 249.9 M ... revenue guidance is unchanged, SEK 7,000-8,500 M. The operating ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):