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Chemical Gutta-Percha

Name Gutta-Percha
CAS Type 1 Name Gutta-percha
Equivalent Terms Guttapercha | Gutta Percha | Thermofil | Ultrafil
CAS Registry Number 9000-32-2
Definition Coagulated exudate isolated from several species of the tropical tree Palaquium (Sapotaceae). It is the trans-isomer of natural rubber and is used as a filling and impression material in dentistry and orthopedics and as an insulator in electronics. It has also been used as a rubber substitute.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D006171
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Gutta-Percha
  euchapercha
  GuttaFlow
  JS quickfill
  Kloroperka
  Silver-Percha
  xylopercha