FAQ How to calculate retention factor (Rf)?



October 12, 2021

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  • The basis of smoothly going from TLC plates to flash chromatography starts with the retention factor (Rf). Inaccurate Rf’s will lead to erroneous column volumes (CVs) and then completely skew all the method development. Have more questions? Visit our TLC FAQ guide: https://www.silicycle.com/faq/thin-layer-chromatography Get TLC best practices with our blog article: https://www.silicycle.com/articles/cat/product-blog/post/thin-layer-chromatography-plates-use-and-best-practices/ Learn more about SiliaPlate: https://www.silicycle.com/products/th... Music Credit: Brighter Days by Markvard & Kvarmez https://soundcloud.com/markvard https://soundcloud.com/simen-eliassen... Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported — CC BY 3.0 Free Download / Stream: https://bit.ly/brighter-days Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/jVEoeR9AunY

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