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Interconnected Networks: Structural and Dynamic Characterization of Aqueous Dispersions of Dioctanoylphosphatidylcholine

Lo Nostro, Pierandrea; Murgia, Sergio; Lagi, Marco; Fratini, Emiliano; Karlsson, Goran; Almgren, Mats; Monduzzi, Maura; Ninham, Barry; Baglioni, Piero


Aqueous dispersions of the phospholipid dioctanoylphosphatidylcholine (diCsPC) phase-separate below a cloud-point temperature, depending on lipid concentration. The lower phase is viscous and rich in lipid. The structure and dynamics of this system were explored via cryo-transmission electron microscopy (cryo-TEM), small-angle X-ray scattering (SAXS), and NMR. The lower phase comprises a highly interconnected tridimensional network of wormlike micelles. A molecular mechanism for the phase...[Show more]

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Date published: 2008
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Physical Chemistry B
DOI: 10.1021/jp803983t


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