Mowiol® 40-88

average Mw ~205,000 g/mol

Poly(vinyl alcohol)
Linear Formula:
CAS Number:
MDL number:

mol wt

average Mw ~205,000 g/mol

Quality Level


>300 °C



InChI key


Looking for similar products? Visit Product Comparison Guide

Related Categories


Mowiol® 40-88 can be used for a variety of applications such as drug delivery, surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS) fiber-optic sensors, and transparent conducting oxides (TCOs).


100, 500 g in glass bottle

Legal Information

Mowiol is a registered trademark of Kuraray Europe GmbH

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves


NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany


Flash Point(F)

No data available

Flash Point(C)

No data available

Swelling-activated drug delivery systems
Conte U, et al.
Biomaterials, 9(6), 489-493 (1988)
Fiber-optic SERS sensor with optimized geometry: testing and optimization
Pesapane A, et al.
Journal of Raman Spectroscopy, 41(3), 256-267 (2010)
Low-temperature processing of transparent conductive indium tin oxide nanocomposites using polyvinyl derivatives
Maksimenko I and Wellmann PJ
Thin Solid Films, 520(4), 1341-1347 (2011)
Marti Quevedo et al.
Nature communications, 10(1), 2669-2669 (2019-06-19)
The Mediator complex regulates transcription by connecting enhancers to promoters. High Mediator binding density defines super enhancers, which regulate cell-identity genes and oncogenes. Protein interactions of Mediator may explain its role in these processes but have not been identified comprehensively....
Ghazaleh Assadi et al.
PloS one, 11(12), e0168276-e0168276 (2016-12-14)
Genetic variation in the Laccase (multicopper oxidoreductase) domain-containing 1 (LACC1) gene has been shown to affect the risk of Crohn's disease, leprosy and, more recently, ulcerative colitis and juvenile idiopathic arthritis. LACC1 function appears to promote fatty-acid oxidation, with concomitant...

Our team of scientists has experience in all areas of research including Life Science, Material Science, Chemical Synthesis, Chromatography, Analytical and many others.

Contact Technical Service

Social Media

LinkedIn icon
Twitter icon
Facebook Icon
Instagram Icon


Research. Development. Production.

We are a leading supplier to the global Life Science industry with solutions and services for research, biotechnology development and production, and pharmaceutical drug therapy development and production.

© 2021 Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany and/or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved.

Reproduction of any materials from the site is strictly forbidden without permission.