Nanotechnology Now

Our NanoNews Digest Sponsors

Heifer International

Wikipedia Affiliate Button

Home > Press > Polypure introduces key monodispersed PEG compound

Abstract:
Maleimidopropionyl-PEG significantly enhances assay and drug optimisation

Polypure introduces key monodispersed PEG compound

Oslo, Norway | Posted on October 16th, 2007

Following successful customer trials, the Scandinavian-based PEG specialist Polypure has launched its latest monodispersed PEG derivative - Maleimidopropionyl-PEG NHS ester. This heterobifunctional PEG is designed to improve crosslinking between compounds carrying amino groups and thiol functions and is attracting widespread interest from both diagnostic and pharmaceutical developers.

According to Polypure Marketing Director Magali Le Bomin, this new PEG fully demonstrates the increasingly acknowledged benefits of monodispersed PEGs: "The polymer homogeneity achieved by using our patented Sample Displacement Chromatographic purification method ensures a high level of functional integrity. Likewise, the single molecular weight avoids the characterisation problems of polydispersed polymer mixtures. Looking at applications, for diagnostics we can significantly improve cross-linking, binding and lots reproducibility. Similarly for pharmaceuticals, the extended PEG space length enhances the solubility of poorly soluble drugs. Furthermore, there is the overriding benefit of being able to reduce diagnostic and drug design complexity which has a significant impact on development, regulatory and production times."

####

About Polypure As
The Scandinavian based company Polypure is a world leader in the design and manufacture of monodispersed PEG derivatives for advanced technologies. Our quality standards ensure their successful use in research and industrial applications in nanotechnology, biotechnology and in pharmaceutical sciences. The compounds are produced by using a proprietary purification technology that is both cost efficient and can be readily scaled up to meet an increase in product demand.

The company has been in operation since 1999. The business strategy relies on a focused product development to meet the demand for state of the art derivatives. We support the global market with our stock items, as well as custom synthesis products for specific applications. Our standard PEG catalogue products are distributed by major chemical distributors and are represented worldwide through agents in Europe, USA and Japan.

For more information, please click here

Contacts:
Corporate Inquiries
Magali Le Bomin
Polypure As
Oslo Research Park, N-0349
Oslo, Norway
Tel ++47 22 95 83 29


Media Inquiries
Richard Hayhurst
Hayhurst Media
Tel +44 (0) 7711821527

Copyright © Polypure As

If you have a comment, please Contact us.

Issuers of news releases, not 7th Wave, Inc. or Nanotechnology Now, are solely responsible for the accuracy of the content.

Bookmark:
Delicious Digg Newsvine Google Yahoo Reddit Magnoliacom Furl Facebook

Related News Press

Nanomedicine

'5-D protein fingerprinting' could give insights into Alzheimer's, Parkinson's January 19th, 2017

New active filaments mimic biology to transport nano-cargo: A new design for a fully biocompatible motility engine transports colloidal particles faster than diffusion with active filaments January 11th, 2017

Keystone Nano Announces FDA Approval Of Investigational New Drug Application For Ceramide NanoLiposome For The Improved Treatment Of Cancer January 10th, 2017

Captured on video: DNA nanotubes build a bridge between 2 molecular posts: Research may lead to new lines of direct communication with cells January 9th, 2017

Announcements

Nanometrics to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results on February 7, 2017 January 19th, 2017

'5-D protein fingerprinting' could give insights into Alzheimer's, Parkinson's January 19th, 2017

Strength of hair inspires new materials for body armor January 18th, 2017

Self-assembling particles brighten future of LED lighting January 18th, 2017

NanoNews-Digest
The latest news from around the world, FREE




  Premium Products
NanoNews-Custom
Only the news you want to read!
 Learn More
NanoTech-Transfer
University Technology Transfer & Patents
 Learn More
NanoStrategies
Full-service, expert consulting
 Learn More











ASP
Nanotechnology Now Featured Books




NNN

The Hunger Project