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P5556 Sigma-Aldrich

Poloxamer 188 solution

10%, sterile-filtered, BioReagent, suitable for insect cell culture

Synonym: Pluronic® F-68 solution

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Description

General description

Poloxamer 188 (P188) is a copolymer of polyoxyethylene and polyoxypropylene.{15} P-188 exhibits low toxicity and therefore may be used in oral drug delivery.{14}

Application

Poloxamer 188 solution is used in flow cytometry of Chinese hamster ovary (CHO) cells.{13} It was used to supplement the growth medium for MSCs (EMD Millipore SCR108) cultures. 2 bioavailability of the suspension of ketoprofen and P-188 was reported in a study.{14}

Other Notes

Contains 100 g Pluronic F-68 per liter in cell culture grade water.

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Pluronic is a registered trademark of BASF

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Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
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