Recognized as the first commercial line of biodegradable polyesters in the U.S., LACTEL® Absorbable Polymers by DURECT Corporation have been defining quality polymer production for decades..Learn More
LACTEL Absorbable Polymers offers a full range of GMP products from glycolide, lactide, and ε-caprolactone monomers. Our polymers are available with a variety of different characteristics such as molecular weight, end group chemistry, and release rate kinetics, giving you ultimate control over your project.Learn More
Reference various chemical and physical characteristics of our polymers from lactide, glycolide and ε-caprolactone to assist you in selecting the optimal polymer for your program.
If additional product optimization is required, we can provide developmental input and custom synthesis. A large percentage of our polymer business at DURECT is devoted to the development of polymers with customized characteristics.
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Controlled Release Society Annual Meeting
July 21-23, 2019