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What does SMB stand for?

SMB stands for Simulated Moving Bed

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The Cambridge facility will now become the worldwide hub for SAFC's chiral service offering which ranges from Chiral Gas Chromatography (GC) and Liquid Chromatography (LC) Separations, to large scale crystallization, Simulated Moving Bed (SMB) Separations and production of enantiomerically pure Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs).
of Arkansas) add discussion of biochemical processes to their earlier coverage of equilibrium-stage and mass-transfer models of separation process in the chemical industry, described in the first edition, and the separation processes of ultrafiltration, microfiltration, leaching, crystallization, desublimation, evaporation, drying of solids, and simulated moving beds for adsorption, which were added with the second.
Simulated moving bed chromatography (SMB) is a variation of conventional liquid chromatography, which provides continuous chromatographic separations, as opposed to batch separations, which account for the majority of chromatography systems.