Published Online: 19 APR 2001
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How to Cite
Page, M. 2001. Immunoglobulin Purification. eLS. .
- Published Online: 19 APR 2001
Immunoglobulins are widely used as research and diagnostic tools and for passive immunization and treatment of immunocompromised disease states. Most applications require purification of the immunoglobulins; for example, clinical-grade material must be of very high purity. The purification method of choice is dictated by the level of purity required and the intended use.