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Substance Name: Polyglycine
RN: 25718-94-9


  • Dimorphic in solid state existing as beta sheet structure (PG I) or as 3(1) helices (PG II).

Molecular Formula

  • (C2-H5-N-O2)x-

Molecular Weight

  • 75.0665
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Polyglycine


  • Polyglycine II

Systematic Name

  • Glycine, homopolymer (VAN)

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 25718-94-9

System Generated Number

  • 0025718949

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • (C2-H5-N-O2)x-

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C2-H5-N-O2