MicroCap™ Depth Filter Capsules

MicroCap™ Depth Filter Capsules

Optimize and Streamline Your Filtration Processes

Single-Use Depth Filter CapsulesMicroCap™ is a depth filtration capsule suite customized to fit your processing needs.

MicroCap Single-Use Capsules offer the best solution for batch filtration processing and consistently superior results.

MicroCap Single-Use Capsules are a uniquely flexible line of disposable depth filter products designed to optimize scale-up and scale-down studies.

With six different capsule sizes for lab-scale processing or three different sized for pilot- and production-scale processing, we can meet your process volume requirements without requiring the pooling of multiple batches.


Lab-scale through clinical-scale process volumes can be easily managed within the framework of cost-effective, efficient processing. Scale-up and scale-down studies can be efficiently managed through capsules sized and aligned to standard process volumes.

MicroCap Pro

Our MicroCap Pro single-use filtration system is a flexible alternative to traditional production-scale depth filtration. Our innovative disposable microfiltration technology is specifically designed for large scale microfiltration in the biopharma and pharmaceutical industries.


Completely Disposable — No cleaning or cleaning validation needed

Uniquely Flexible — Choose a variety of options in capsule size, effective filter area and connection styles to suit your needs

Linear Scalability — Assurance of throughput from lab- to production-scale

Low Hold-Up Volume — Reduce post-use rinsing volumes for product recovery

Depth Filter Media

The MicroCap single-use depth filter capsules incorporate 4 types of depth filter media:  MicroMedia,  XL Series, DXL Series – a double layer configuration of XL Series, or MicroClear (Impregnated with activated carbon) depth filter media in an easy-to-use, self-contained and completely disposable single-use depth filter capsule.

  • Lowest Extractable Levels
  • Zero Cleaning
  • Increased Particle Retention
  • Completely Disposable
  • Extended Throughput
  • Up to 2,800 cm2 of filtration area
  • Autoclaveable
  • Mammalian cell cultures
  • Bacteria, yeast, and insect cell lysates
  • Vaccines
  • Blood plasma proteins and serum
  • Media
  • Primary separations/prefiltration
  • Secondary clarification
  • Cell culture harvest
  • Cell culture clarification
  • DNA reduction
  • Endotoxin reduction
  • Host Cell Protein (HCP) reduction
  • Protein aggregate removal
  • Decolorization