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A Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study on the Effect of Methanol on the Structural Characteristics of Lipid Bilayers

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Dinesh Pinisetty, Dorel Moldovan, Ram Devireddy

Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

Paper No. HT2005-72301, pp. 811-815; 5 pages
doi:10.1115/HT2005-72301
From:
  • ASME 2005 Summer Heat Transfer Conference collocated with the ASME 2005 Pacific Rim Technical Conference and Exhibition on Integration and Packaging of MEMS, NEMS, and Electronic Systems
  • Heat Transfer: Volume 1
  • San Francisco, California, USA, July 17–22, 2005
  • Conference Sponsors: Heat Transfer Division and Electronic and Photonic Packaging Division
  • ISBN: 0-7918-4731-4 | eISBN: 0-7918-3762-9
  • Copyright © 2005 by ASME

abstract

To further our understanding on the water permeation process through a lipid bilayer membrane in the presence of a commonly used cryoprotective agent (methanol), we performed detailed molecular dynamics simulation (MD) studies. The MD simulations analyzed the influence of methanol (12 mol %) on the structure of a fully hydrated dipalmitoylphosphatidylcholine (DPPC) in the fluid phase and under equilibrium conditions at 323K.

Copyright © 2005 by ASME

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