m-PEG-DSPE, also known as methoxy polyethylene glycol-distearoylphosphatidyl ethanolamine, is a phospholipid that is widely used in pharmaceutical research and development due to its unique chemical structure and functional groups. This phospholipid is composed of a hydrophobic tail and a hydrophilic head that contains a methoxy polyethylene glycol (m-PEG) and distearoylphosphatidyl ethanolamine (DSPE) moiety.
The m-PEG group provides hydrophilic properties to the molecule, allowing it to readily dissolve in water-based solutions, while the DSPE group gives the molecule amphipathic properties, allowing it to integrate into cell membranes. Together, these functional groups make m-PEG-DSPE a highly versatile molecule for use in various applications in the pharmaceutical industry.
In pharmaceutical research and development, m-PEG-DSPE is commonly used as a drug delivery vehicle due to its ability to encapsulate and transport hydrophobic drugs to target cells. Additionally, m-PEG-DSPE can be functionalized with specific ligands or antibodies to selectively target specific cells or tissues, making it an ideal candidate for targeted drug delivery applications.
|AP13624||m-PEG-DSPE, MW 550||550||≥95%||Pricing|
|AP13643||m-PEG-DSPE, MW 1K||1000||≥95%||Pricing|
|AP13652||m-PEG-DSPE, MW 2K||2000||≥95%||Pricing|
|AP13671||m-PEG-DSPE, MW 3K||3000||≥95%||Pricing|
|AP13684||m-PEG-DSPE, MW 5K||5000||≥95%||Pricing|