Poly(Lactic-Co-Glycoloc Acid) | Uses, Suppliers, and Specifications
Poly(Lactic-C-Glycolic Acid) is a synthetic biodegradable polymer obtained by the polymerization of lactic acid and glycolic acid. The ratio of lactic acid to glycolid acid can be varied, resulting into different forms of the polymer. It is available as a white to off-white powder.
Pharmacopoeial Compliance: Not Applicable. Included in FDA IIG Database
Synonyms and Trade Names: Poly(Lactic-co-glycolic acid); PLGA
Uses and Applications: Biodegradable Material; and Controlled Release Agent
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