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Membrane protrusion coarsening and nanotubulation within giant unilamellar vesicles.

Abstract:

Hydrophobic side groups on a stimuli-responsive polymer, encapsulated within a single giant unilamellar vesicle, enable membrane attachment during compartment formation at elevated temperatures. We thermally modulated the vesicle through implementation of an IR laser via an optical fiber, enabling localized directed heating. Polymer-membrane interactions were monitored using confocal imaging techniques as subsequent membrane protrusions occurred and lipid nanotubes formed in response to the p...

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10.1021/ja207536a

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Journal:
Journal of the American Chemical Society
Volume:
133
Issue:
45
Pages:
18046-18049
Publication date:
2011-11-01
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EISSN:
1520-5126
ISSN:
0002-7863
Source identifiers:
400128
Language:
English
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2013-11-16

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