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Sigma-Aldrich

Poly[(R)-3-hydroxybutyric acid]

natural origin

Synonym(s):
(R)-3-Hydroxybutyric acid polymerized, PHB
Linear Formula:
[COCH2CH(CH3)O]n
CAS Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.23

Quality Level

transition temp

Tm 172 °C (DSC)

SMILES string

CC(O)CC(O)=O

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General description

Biocompatible, biodegradable polymer.

Application

Poly[(R)-3-hydroxybutyric acid (PHB) is a biodegradable and biocompatible polymer produced by several bacterial species, owing to its low resorbability and tunable properties, it may find uses in a variety of applications such as tissue engineering, controlled release systems etc.

Packaging

10, 100 g in poly bottle

Storage Class Code

13 - Non Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

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