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Ethylene glycol monomethyl ether monomethyl acrylate (EGMMA)

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02488-100 100 g
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Description

Monomers composed of a (meth)acrylate moiety connected to a ethylene glycol are versatile building-blocks for the preparation of biorelevant materials.

Polymers prepared from 2-Methoxyethyl methacrylate (ethylene glycol methyl ether methacrylate, EGMEMA) may have uses in biomedical applications1-3.

CAS#:
6976-93-8
Formula:

H2C=C(CH3)CO2CH2CH2OCH3


Molecular Weight:
144.2
Boiling Point:
66-67°/11mm
Tg:
16°
Refractive Index:
n20/D 1.431
Inhibitor:
100 ppm MEHQ
Reference(s):

1.  Cheng, X., Nicolella, D.P. & Bredbenner, T.L. Bone Cements Containing Magnetic Calcium Phosphate Nanoparticles. U.S. Patent 20150142112 (2015).

2.  Liu, G., Qiu, Q., Shen, W. & An, Z. Aqueous Dispersion Polymerization of 2-Methoxyethyl Acrylate for the Synthesis of Biocompatible Nanoparticles Using a Hydrophilic RAFT Polymer and a Redox Initiator. Macromolecules 44, 5237–5245 (2011). doi:10.1021/ma200984h

3.  Pacetti, S. and Roorda, W.E. Biocompatible terpolymers include a zwitterionic monomer (phosphorylcholine methacrylate), an alkoxy acrylate (eg 2-methoxyethyl methacrylate), hydrophobic monomer (butyl methacrylate); dissolving terpolymer in an organic solvent, coating the implantable stent, drying; improved biocompatability. U.S. Patent 7713541 (2010).


TSCA
 
Hazards:
Unknown
Handling:
Glove, chemical goggles & fume hood
Storage:
Store at 4 degrees celsius
Code:
U6d - (hazard/handling/storage codes)

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