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Mesh term Polyhydroxyethyl Methacrylate

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Polyethylene Glycols
Polymethacrylic Acids


A biocompatible, hydrophilic, inert gel that is permeable to tissue fluids. It is used as an embedding medium for microscopy, as a coating for implants and prostheses, for contact lenses, as microspheres in adsorption research, etc.

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