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Amersham Pharmacia Biotech AKTA Prime FPLC System
Amersham Pharmacia Biotech AKTA Prime FPLC System

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Condition: Fully Recertified and Tested to Perform at Manufacturer Specifications
Warranty: 180-Day Full Parts and Labor (Click for Info)
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Included Documentation: Installation Calibration Report

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Product Code: AK-APBP

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Amersham Pharmacia Biotech AKTA Prime FPLC System

The Amersham Pharmacia Biotech AKTA Prime is a compact, single-step FPLC system designed for simple purification of proteins. This FPLC system offers an easy-to-use interface with pre-programmed templates, contributing to its high reproducibility and accuracy. The AKTA Prime also features many error-reduction capabilities, such as automatic UV detection and temperature compensation and motorized valves that ensure automatic buffer or sample selection, sample loading, and fraction collection. Fractions and peaks are easily detected via slope sensing within fixed volume collection or automatic peak fractionation. The AKTA Prime is fully compatible with most compact columns, including HiTrap, Hiprep, HiLoad, and RESOURSE, among others.

The Amersham Pharmacia Biotech AKTA Prime FPLC System is engineered for high quality gel filtration, HIC, affinity chromatography, buffer exchange, and ion exchange. PH Electrode Not Included.

The Amersham Pharmacia Biotech AKTA Prime FPLC System includes:
  • > HP Laptop with PrimeView Software
  • > Conductivity Flow Cell
  • > Built in Fraction Collector
  • > Power Cords and Cables
  • > Installation Calibration Report
  • > Operator's Guide
  • > Full 180 Day Parts and Labor Warranty

Amersham Pharmacia Biotech AKTA Prime FPLC System Specifications

Flow Rate

0.1ml per minute up to 50ml per minute

Maximum Operating Pressure (MPa)

1 MPa or 145 psi

Wavelength Detection

254nm and 280nm

Additional filters can be purchased and include

313, 365, 405, 436 and 546nm

Flow Cell Path Length


Sample Injection

Up to 2 steps

pH Monitoring

Up to 2 samples, this is add-on option


10 cp (10ml per minute)

Relative Humidity

20% to 95% non-condensing

Multi Step Purification

20% to 95% non-condensing

Tubing I.D.

0.75 mm for flow path


100-120/220-240 VAC 50/60Hz

Dimensions (W x D x H)

18” x 14” x 21”


28 lbs.

Comparison of Models

Pharmacia AKTA Prime (This Model)

Amersham Biosciences AKTA Prime

GE AKTA Prime Plus


1 st Generation

2 nd Generation

3 rd Generation

Pressure Range

0–1.0 MPa (10 bar, 145 psi)

0–1.0 MPa (10 bar, 145 psi)

0–2.0 MPa (20 bar, 290 psi)

Flow Rate Accuracy

±3% or ±0.1 ml/min whichever is greater

±3% or ±0.1 ml/min whichever is greater

-5% – +3% of setting (pressure ≥ 0.1 MPa, flow rate ≥ 0.4 ml/min)

Absorbance Range

0.01–5.0 AU

0.01–5.0 AU

0.01–5.0 AU

Detector Linearity

< 3% up to 2 AU at 254 nm < 5% up to 1 AU at 280 nm

< 3% up to 2 AU at 254 nm < 5% up to 1 AU at 280 nm

< 3% up to 2 AU at 254 nm < 5% up to 1 AU at 280 nm

Static Noise

40x10-6 AU at 254 nm

40x10-6 AU at 254 nm

40x10-6 AU at 254 nm


254nm and 280nm (optional filters include: 313, 365, 405, 436 and 546 nm)

254nm and 280nm (optional filters include: 313, 365, 405, 436 and 546 nm)

254nm and 280nm (optional filters include: 313, 365, 405, 436 and 546 nm)


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