Poloxamer

Poloxamers are nonionic triblock copolymers composed of a central hydrophobic chain of polyoxypropylene (poly(propylene oxide)) flanked by two hydrophilic chains of polyoxyethylene (poly(ethylene oxide)). The word `poloxamer` was coined by the inventor, Irving Schmolka, who received the patent for these materials in 1973. Poloxamers are also kno.....
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poloxamer

(pol-ok´sә-mәr) any of a series of nonionic surfactants, also used as emulsifiers, stabilizers, and food additives.
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poloxamer

Type: Term Pronunciation: pōl-oks′a-mĕr Definitions: 1. A surfactant derived from natural gas and oil.
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