Untapped Medicinal Potential

Fish oil primarily contains two types of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids, eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA). Both compounds have health benefits for the skin and heart. Additionally, fish oil helps the brain in treating mild memory loss and depression. For medicinal, dietary supplement, or pharmaceutical-grade applications, a high level of purity is required that can be realized with preparative chromatography.

silica gel for purification of fish oil
Ideal Phase for Fish Oil Purification

Ideal Phase for Fish Oil Purification

Our DAISOGEL SP-ODS-BP in 120 Å is designed to show extended selectivity for hydrophilic and polar compounds due to its enhanced mechanical stability and endcapping.

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Hydrophilic Bulk Silica Gel for Fatty Acid Purification

The following DAISOGEL products are suitable for the purification of fish oil and fatty acids. Click on a pore size to learn more.

Recommended Pore Size (Å)
ODS Phase C8 Phase C4 Phase APS Phase Phenyl Phase
BP Series 120

Did you know?

Preparative reversed phase separation of EPA was first described by Gimenez, et al, in 1998.

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