This book describes the separation mechanism of proteins in ion-exchange chromatography (IEC) by stressing the unique characteristics of IEC of proteins. It helps reader to acquire or improve the technique of IEC of proteins without calling for a deep understanding of the mathematics.
1. Introduction 2. Theoretical Aspects 3. Ion-Exchange Equilibria 4. Diffusion in the Ion Exchanger 5. Axial Dispersion in the Ion-Exchange Column 6. Experimental Methods and Apparatus 7. Ion Exchangers 8. Factors Affecting Separation Behavior 9. Large-Scale Operation 10. Design Calculation Procedure