Polyether ether ketone

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Polyether ether ketone

Description

Polyether ether ketone (PEEK) is a semicrystalline organic polymer thermoplastic, which is chemically very resistant, with excellent mechanical properties. PEEK is compatible with ultra-high vacuum applications, and its resistance against oxygen diffusion make it an ideal material for high-resolution respirometry (POS insulation; coating of stirrer bars; stoppers for closing the O2k-Chamber).

Abbreviation: PEEK

Reference: Wikipedia


MitoPedia methods: Respirometry, Fluorometry, Spectrophotometry