PEG-based cross-linked polymeric materials (hydrogels) are suitable carriers for drug delivery and various other biomedical applications.
Polyethylene glycol(5000) methacrylate methyl ether (MeO-PEG-MA 5000) is a hydrophilic macromonomer used to introduce hydrophilic sites into polymers, to stabilize polymer emulsions, and in synthesis of comb polymers. MW of PEG unit = 5000.
Synonyms: Methoxy-PEG-Methacrylate 5000
- Molecular Weight:
- MW of PEG Block= 5000
- Melting Point:
- White Solid
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