PEGylation (also often styled pegylation) is the process of covalent attachment of polyethylene glycol (PEG) polymer chains to another molecule, normally a drug or therapeutic protein, which is then described as PEGylated (pegylated). PEGylation is routinely achieved by incubation of a reactive derivative of PEG with the target molecule. The coval...
Found on


a process in which polyethylene glycol (PEG) molecules are attached to proteins in order to extend their activity in the body.
Found on
No exact match found