A Tribute to Marin D. Mitov, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0124115411
  • ISBN-13: 9780124115415
  • DDC: 572.577
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 382 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Advances in Planar Lipid Bilayers and Liposomes volumes cover a broad range of topics, including main arrangements of the reconstituted system, namely planar lipid bilayers as well as spherical liposomes. The invited authors present the latest results of their own research groups in this exciting multidisciplinary field.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title.
Editorial Board.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Measuring the Bending Elasticity of Lipid Bilayers.
2: Formation of Curved Membranes and Membrane Fusion Processes Studied by Synchrotron X-ray-Scattering Techniques.
3: Overview of a Quest for Bending Elasticity Measurement.
4: Extracting Interaction Parameters and Intrinsic Properties of Membrane from Correlations of Giant Vesicle Shape Fluctuations.
5: Lipid Bilayers and Membranes:Material Properties☆.
6: Interaction of Polylysines with the Surface of Lipid Membranes: The Electrostatic and Structural Aspects.
7: Developing Cell-Scale Biomimetic Systems: A Tool for Understanding Membrane Organization and Its Implication in Membrane- Associated Pathological Processes.
8: Carotenoid–Lipid Interactions.
9: Theory of Phase Transitions: From Magnets to Biomembranes.
10: Interaction of Cadmium and Mercury Ions with Bilayer Lipid Membranes Containing Channels.
11: High-Resolution Solid-State NMR of Lipid Membranes.
12: Thermal Fluctuations of Phospholipid Vesicles Studied by Monte Carlo Simulations.
Subject Index.