Pall Life Sciences

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Special Issues

LCGC Supplements, Special Issues-12-01-2014, Volume 32, Issue 12

Company Description

Pall Life Sciences provides cutting-edge products and services to meet the demanding needs of customers discovering, developing, and producing biotech drugs, vaccines, cell therapies, and classic pharmaceuticals. The company's membranes and membrane devices optimize detection and sample preparation in drug research, clinical diagnostics, and genomics and proteomics markets. Pall is a leading provider of separation systems and single-use filtration and purification technologies to pharmaceutical and biotech companies for diverse operations from cell culture to final formulation and filling. Pall also offers advanced medical technologies, which are often a patient's last line of defense from dangerous pathogens. For foods and beverages, Pall's products provide critical protection from contaminants during various manufacturing steps.

Chief Chromatographic Techniques Supported


  • HPLC

  • LC–MS

  • Ion chromatography

  • Gas chromatography

  • Automated dissolution and content uniformity


Markets Served

As the world's largest producer of membrane filters, Pall is a market leader in sample filtration technology. Our patented GHP membrane, having broad solvent and pH compatibility along with low binding propensities, is globally recognized as the universal membrane for analytical sample preparation applications.

  • Pharmaceutical/biopharmaceutical

  • Life science/biotechnology

  • Chemical/industrial

  • Food and agriculture

  • Environmental

  • Academic

  • QA/QC

  • Research and development

Major Products/Services

Pall's HPLC and chromatography sample prep products offer superior quality and performance in a range of processing volumes. Our advanced media technology ensures accurate and narrow pore size distribution ratings for superior column/instrument protection and more consistent chromatographic results. All materials of construction are specifically selected for analytical analyses to reduce the risk of extractables and lower analyte binding potentials.

  • Acrodisc® Premium Syringe Filters – Available in many membranes including the universal GHP; for best protection of HPLC columns. All are certified by Sotax for smooth, worry-free performance in automated sample preparation equipment. Provide maximum throughput with a higher effective filtration area compared to other 25 mm devices.

  • Acroprep™ Advance 96-well Filter Plates – Specially designed with optimized outlet tips which prevent sample leakage during processing steps and reduce the presence of hanging drops post filtration.

  • Nanosep® MF Centrifugal Devices – Simple to use device for extremely limited sample volumes where maximum filtrate recovery is crucial. Providing low extractables, low hold up volume (<5 μL) and high g-force ratings (up to 14,000 x g).


Pall Corporate headquarters are located on Long Island, New York, with other facilities and business offices throughout the world including the newly established Pall Life Sciences Center of Excellence in Westboro, Massachusetts, and manufacturing Center of Excellence in Fajardo, Puerto Rico.

Pall Life Sciences
New England Center of Excellence
20 Walkup Drive,
Westborough, MA 01581

(508) 871-5400

(508) 871-5475


Over 10,000 employees worldwide