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HS-(CH2)11-EGn-OMe (TH 006)


These methoxy-terminated EG thiols form excellent adsorption-resistant monolayers. Interestingly, studies by the Liedberg and Tengvall groups indicate that the methoxy terminus gives rise to even looser protein binding than in the corresponding SAMs with hydroxyl-terminated EG units (J. Biomater. Sci. 12, 581-597, 2001). The EG3OMe thiol was used as a background in micropatterned surfaces for optical detection of antibodies (Sensors and Actuators B70 , 232-242, 2000) and in microarray-based immunoassays (Anal. Chem. 76, 7257-7262, 2004). The EG6OMe, on the other hand, provided a basis for micropatterning of substrates for controlled propagation of viruses on host cells (Biotech. Bioeng. 81, 719-725, 2003) and for several fundamental studies of the mechanism/origin of adsorption resistivity (J. Am. Chem. Soc. 115, 10714-21, 1993; J. Biomed. Mater. Res. 56, 406-416, 2001).

Standard Products

name catalog no. m n weight price
HS-C11-EG3-OMe TH 006-n3-0.1 3 100 mg Log in to see the prices
HS-C11-EG3-OMe TH 006-n3-0.2 3 200 mg
HS-C11-EG6-OMe TH 006-n6-0.1 6 100 mg
HS-C11-EG6-OMe TH 006-n6-0.2 6 200 mg

Custom synthesis variants

This product is also available on custom synthesis basis, in the following variants:

n: 7, 11

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