Meeting Today’s Growing Demand for Separation and Purification of Lactoferrin

Proteins obtained from dairy products from either skimmed milk or whey derivatives are in critical demand due to emerging applications in COVID-19 treatments and many other crucial dietary and pharmaceutical needs, including baby formula, Alzheimer's treatments and cancer treatment, digestive supplements and more.

Dairy producers can generate additional revenue streams by isolating this valuable protein from their milk to supply this global need. Purolite's products separate dairy proteins with robust chromatographic medias tailored for high-performance lactoferrin production.  

Purolite offers two specialty cation exchange resins for separation and purification, ensuring >95% lactoferrin purity. Our experts can answer your questions on product needs and availability for lactoferrin producers and those looking to enter this market.

Purolite is the only company to manufacture resin with reduced lead times to meet today's pressing supply needs.

Need Help Deciding?
Purolite's technical team can run side-by-side evaluations for each application to determine the best option for your system.

Chromalite MS/C
A methacrylic strong cation exchanger provides high mechanical stability, optimal porosity and is reliable under the conditions of modern industrial bioprocesses.

Praesto SP200
An agarose-based cation exchange resin, designed for large-scale biomolecule purification, including proteins, peptides and oligonucleotides.  SP200 is particularly effective when purifying dairy proteins.

Lactoferrin Purification | Products by Application