Lipoamide-PEG-Biotin is a chemical compound that belongs to the class of bi-functional derivatives, containing three distinct functional groups. This compound consists of a lipoamide group, a polyethylene glycol (PEG) chain, and a biotin moiety.
The lipoamide group is known for its ability to participate in oxidative metabolism, making it a vital component of the energy-producing pathways in cells. The PEG chain provides the compound with water solubility and biocompatibility, allowing for improved pharmacokinetics and reduced toxicity. Finally, the biotin moiety serves as a versatile and widely used targeting agent in biomedicine, capable of binding with high affinity to streptavidin or avidin proteins.
Lipoamide-PEG-Biotin has been widely utilized in pharmaceutical research and development for targeted drug delivery, imaging, and diagnostics. The biotin moiety can be conjugated to a drug or imaging agent via the PEG chain, allowing for selective targeting of specific cells or tissues expressing streptavidin or avidin proteins. The resulting conjugates exhibit improved specificity and reduced toxicity, leading to enhanced therapeutic efficacy and reduced side effects.
|AP13562||Lipoamide-PEG-Biotin, MW 1K||1000||≥95%||Pricing|
|AP13572||Lipoamide-PEG-Biotin, MW 2K||2000||≥95%||Pricing|
|AP13587||Lipoamide-PEG-Biotin, MW 3.4K||3400||≥95%||Pricing|
|AP13602||Lipoamide-PEG-Biotin, MW 5K||5000||≥95%||Pricing|