Experimental Design and Practical Aspects

  • Fumio ArisakaEmail author
  • Susumu Uchiyama


This chapter summarizes basic experimental setup and precautions to be made for successful measurements in analytical ultracentrifugation. There are two types of ultracentrifuge, XL-A and XL-I from Beckman Coulter Co. Ltd. A new ultracentrifuge, CFA analytical ultracentrifuge, is described in Chap.  3.


Analytical ultracentrifugation Sedimentation velocity Sedimentation equilibrium Rotor Cell 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Life Science Research Center, College of Bioresource ScienceNihon UniversityFujisawaJapan
  2. 2.Department of Biotechnology, Graduate School of EngineeringOsaka UniversitySuitaJapan
  3. 3.Department of Bioorganization ResearchOkazaki Institute for Integrative BioscienceOkazakiJapan

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