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Polyglycolic acid

Synonym: PGA, Poly(2-hydroxyacetic acid)

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Properties

description   inherent viscosity 1.2 dl/g

Description

Application

medical device

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Protocols & Articles

Articles

RESOMER® - Biodegradable Polymers for Sutures, Medical Devices, Drug Delivery Systems and Tissue Engineering

The ability for synthetic polymers to degrade in a controlled manner was developed for environmental reasons in the late 1960s. Interest in utilizing biodegradable polymers for biomedical application...
Keywords: Cancer, Degradations, Diagnostic, Diffusion, Environmental, Evaporation, Hormones, PEGylations, Polymerization reactions, Reductions, Ring-opening polymerization, Separation

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