• USA Home
  • 730270 - Poly(ethylene glycol) methyl ether acrylate

EMAIL THIS PAGE TO A FRIEND
730270 Sigma-Aldrich

Poly(ethylene glycol) methyl ether acrylate

average Mn 2,000, contains MEHQ as inhibitor

Synonym: Acryl-PEG, Methoxy PEG acrylate, Methoxy poly(ethylene glycol) monoacrylate, Poly(ethylene glycol) monomethyl ether monoacrylate, mPEG-acrylate

Purchase

Properties

Related Categories Acrylate, Materials Science, Monofunctional PEGs, Poly(ethylene glycol) and Poly(ethylene oxide), Polymer Science,
Quality Level   100
mol wt   average Mn 2,000
contains   MEHQ as inhibitor
transition temp   Tm 49-54 °C
density   1.09 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
Mw/Mn   <1.1
Ω-end   acrylate
α-end   methoxy
polymer architecture   shape : linear
functionality : monofunctional
reaction suitability   reagent type: chemical modification reagent
reaction type: Polymerization Reactions
storage temp.   −20°C

Description

Packaging

1 g in glass bottle

Preparation Note

Synthesized with an initial concentration of ≤1,500 ppm MEHQ

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 3

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

Please Enter a Lot Number
Protocols & Articles

Articles

Cell Culture Scaffolds via Bio-orthogonal Click Reactions

1,2Malar A. Azagarsamy, 1Navakanth R. Gandavarapu, 1,2Kristi S. Anseth* 1Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering and 2the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of Colorado at Boulder,...
Keywords: Addition reactions, Adhesion, Biomaterials, Catalysis, Cell culture, Cell signaling, Chemical reactions, Click chemistry, Cycloadditions, Degradations, Growth factors, Huisgen Cycloaddition, Ligands, Michael Addition, Peptide synthesis, Polymerization reactions, Step-growth polymerization

Degradable Poly(ethylene glycol) Hydrogels for 2D and 3D Cell Culture

Progress in biotechnology fields such as tissue engineering and drug delivery is accompanied by an increasing demand for diverse functional biomaterials. For decades, research in polymeric biomateria...
Keywords: Absorption, Angiogenesis, Biomaterials, Catalysis, Cell culture, Degradations, Eliminations, Growth factors, Infrared spectroscopy, Ligands, Michael Addition, Polymerization reactions, Ring-opening polymerization

Fouling Resistant Biomimetic Poly(Ethylene Glycol) Based Grafted Polymer Coatings

Accumulation of biological matter at surfaces is an inevitable event in virtually any environment in which natural and man-made materials are used. Although sometimes fouling of surfaces with biomole...
Lesley M. Hamming and Prof. Phillip B. Messersmith
Material Matters 2008, 3.3, 52.
Keywords: Adhesion, Adsorption, Biomaterials, Cell attachment, Derivatizations, Electrophoresis, Immobilization, Methods, Polymerization reactions, Radical polymerization, Spectroscopy, Surface Science, Tools, Type

Polyethylene Glycol (PEG) Selection Guide

Poly(ethylene glycol) (PEG) is a synthetic, hydrophilic, biocompatible polymer with widespread use in biomedical and other applications. PEGs are synthesized using a ring-opening polymerization of et...
Keywords: Adhesion, Bacterial conjugations, Click chemistry, Molecular biology, PEGylations, Polymerization reactions, Ring-opening polymerization

Related Products

Technical Service:

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

Bulk Ordering & Pricing:

Need larger quantities for your development, manufacturing or research applications?