Membrane Composition Determines the Fate of Aggregated Vesicles

S. J. Webb, X. Wang, R. J. Mart, Laurent Alain Claude Trembleau

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Abstract

Vesicles incorporating a fluorescent metal-chelating lipid can be linked together by addition of copper(II) and poly-L-histidine, but the stability of adhering vesicles towards fusion depends upon membrane composition.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3615-3617
Number of pages2
JournalOrganic & Biomolecular Chemistry
Volume3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2005

Keywords

  • CELL-ADHESION
  • METAL
  • RECOGNITION
  • LIPIDS
  • ION
  • PHOSPHATIDYLCHOLINES
  • TRANSITIONS
  • COMPLEXES
  • PROTEINS
  • SURFACES

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