Surface Coating / Alfa Chemistry

Poly(L-lactide-co-glycolide), ester terminated, lactide:glycolide 85:15

Cat.No ACM30846390-2

Basic Information Description Application Features And Benefits
CAS 30846-39-0
Catalog Number ACM30846390-2
Synonyms PLGA
Molecular Formula HO[C3H4O2]n[C2H2O2]mCH3
Melting Point 159-166 °C
Quality Level 100
Storage Temperature 2-8°C
Description Biodegradable, biocompatible, and bioresorbable copolymer composed of L-Lactide and Glycolide.
Application This semi-crystalline material has been used in the fabrication of research medical devices and research tissue engineering solutions, such as orthopedic or soft tissue fixation devices. Degradation of this materials has been thoroughly studied and has been shown to be safely resorbed by the body after implantation. Modification of molecular weight and polymer composition allows for control of the degradation rate and mechanical stability of the polymer.
Features And Benefits Non-toxic and good biocompatibility

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