Advances in Planar Lipid Bilayers and Liposomes

Edited by

  • Ales Iglic, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

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.
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Chemical Engineers, physical chemists, biologists and biochemists, biochemical engineers


Book information

  • Published: June 2012
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-396533-2

Table of Contents

  1. Bending rigidities of lipid bilayers: their determination and main inputs in biophysical studies
  2. Helene Bouvrais

  3. Gene electrotransfer - from understanding the mechanisms to optimization of parameters in tissues
  4. Maša Kandušer and Mojca Pavlin

  5. A multi time-scale approach of the lipid bilayer dynamics
  6. Magdalena Przybyło, Jan Procek, Marek Kaczyński, Tomasz Borowik, Martin Hof and Marek Langner

  7. Methods for multiscale modeling of membranes
  8. N. Goga, A. Rzepiela, M. N. Melo, A.H. de Vries, A. Hadar, A.J. Markvoort, S. Nedea and H.J.C. Berendsen

  9. Cell junctions as membrane raft domains
  10. Nataša Resnik and Peter Veranič

  11. Counting and characterizing liposomes in populations
  12. Jernej Zupanc and Damjana Drobne

  13. Role of surface-active lipids in cartilage lubrication

    Matej Daniel