409529

Sigma-Aldrich

Poly(ethylene glycol) methacrylate

average Mn 500, contains 900 ppm monomethyl ether hydroquinone as inhibitor

Synonym(s):
Ethoxylated 2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate, Poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl), α-(2-methyl-1-oxo-2-propenyl)-ω-hydroxy-, Polyethylene glycol monomethacrylate
Linear Formula:
H2C=C(CH3)CO(OCH2CH2)nOH
CAS Number:
MDL number:
NACRES:
NA.23

mol wt

average Mn 500

Quality Level

contains

900 ppm monomethyl ether hydroquinone as inhibitor

reaction suitability

reagent type: cross-linking reagent
reaction type: Polymerization Reactions

refractive index

n20/D 1.467

density

1.101 g/mL at 25 °C

Ω-end

hydroxyl

α-end

methacrylate

polymer architecture

shape: linear
functionality: heterobifunctional

InChI

1S/C6H10O3/c1-5(2)6(8)9-4-3-7/h7H,1,3-4H2,2H3

InChI key

WOBHKFSMXKNTIM-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Looking for similar products? Visit Product Comparison Guide

General description

May darken upon storage.

Application

Comonomer in emulsion polymerization, thickener and dispersant and suspending aid.

Packaging

100, 500 mL in glass bottle

Features and Benefits

Copolymerizable, non-ionic stabilizer. Hydrophilic, modifying comonomer and cross-linking agent.

Pictograms

Exclamation mark

Signal Word

Warning

Hazard Statements

hazcat

Skin Irrit. 2

storage_class_code

10 - Combustible liquids

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

235.4 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

113 °C - closed cup

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Zachary M Geisterfer et al.
Current biology : CB, 30(15), 3016-3023 (2020-06-13)
The microtubule cytoskeleton plays critically important roles in numerous cellular functions in eukaryotes, and it does so across a functionally diverse and morphologically disparate range of cell types [1]. In these roles, microtubule assemblies must adopt distinct morphologies and physical...
null
Articles
Progress in biotechnology fields such as tissue engineering and drug delivery is accompanied by an increasing demand for diverse functional biomaterials. One class of biomaterials that has been the subject of intense research interest is hydrogels, because they closely mimic the natural environment of cells, both chemically and physically and therefore can be used as support to grow cells. This article specifically discusses poly(ethylene glycol) (PEG) hydrogels, which are good for biological applications because they do not generally elicit an immune response. PEGs offer a readily available, easy to modify polymer for widespread use in hydrogel fabrication, including 2D and 3D scaffold for tissue culture. The degradable linkages also enable a variety of applications for release of therapeutic agents.
Read More
Devising biomaterial scaffolds that are capable of recapitulating critical aspects of the complex extracellular nature of living tissues in a threedimensional (3D) fashion is a challenging requirement in the field of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine.
Read More

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