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MedKoo CAT#: 572126

CAS#: 1404111-67-6

Description: N-Boc-PEG5-alcohol is a PEG derivative containing a hydroxyl group and Boc-protected amino group. The hydroxyl group enables further derivatization or replacement with other reactive functional groups. The Boc group can be deprotected under mild acidic conditions to form the free amine.

Price and Availability

Size Price Shipping out time Quantity
500mg USD 500 2 Weeks
1g USD 780 2 Weeks
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Pricing updated 2020-10-27. Prices are subject to change without notice.

N-Boc-PEG5-alcohol, purity > 98%, is in stock. Current shipping out time is about 2 weeks after order is received. CoA, QC data and MSDS documents are available in one week after order is received.

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 572126
Name: N-Boc-PEG5-alcohol
CAS#: 1404111-67-6
Chemical Formula: C15H31NO7
Exact Mass: 337.2101
Molecular Weight: 337.41
Elemental Analysis: C, 53.40; H, 9.26; N, 4.15; O, 33.19

Synonym: N-Boc-PEG5-alcohol

IUPAC/Chemical Name: tert-butyl (14-hydroxy-3,6,9,12-tetraoxatetradecyl)carbamate


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C15H31NO7/c1-15(2,3)23-14(18)16-4-6-19-8-10-21-12-13-22-11-9-20-7-5-17/h17H,4-13H2,1-3H3,(H,16,18)


Technical Data

Solid powder

>98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition:
Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition:
Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life:
>3 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation:
This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage:
0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

HS Tariff Code:

Additional Information

The hydrophilic PEG spacer increases solubility in aqueous media.


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2: Salmaso S, Bersani S, Scomparin A, Mastrotto F, Scherpfer R, Tonon G, Caliceti P. Tailored PEG for rh-G-CSF analogue site-specific conjugation. Bioconjug Chem. 2009 Jun;20(6):1179-85. doi: 10.1021/bc9000432. PubMed PMID: 19469471.