Centrifugation

Centrifugation

Centrifugation

Overview

This module includes the basics of centrifugation, effects of gravity on particles in suspension, operation of a centrifuge, differential centrifugation, basic components, hazards and safety.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this exercise, you will be able to:

  1. Identify key components of the centrifugation process 
  2. Recognize the steps involved in centrifugation
  3. List the basic equipment used in the centrifugation process
  4. Describe the how the centrifugation process works and why it is used
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