TITLE

polysorbates

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1731
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "polysorbates" is presented. It refers to nonionic surface-active agents that are made up of polyoxyethylene esters of sorbitol. These agents usually have associated fatty acids. The polysorbates are used in preparing pharmaceuticals.
ACCESSION #
21241635

 

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