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Abscisic acid-induced microheterogeneity in phospholipid vesicles. A fluorescence study.

@article{Parasassi1990AbscisicAM,
  title={Abscisic acid-induced microheterogeneity in phospholipid vesicles. A fluorescence study.},
  author={Tiziana Parasassi and Gelsomina De Stasio and Alberta Tomassini Miccheli and F Bruno and Filippo Conti and Enrico Gratton},
  journal={Biophysical chemistry},
  year={1990},
  volume={35 1},
  pages={
          65-73
        }
}
Changes in the thermal behavior of DMPC (dimyristoyl-L-phosphatidylcholine) and an equimolar mixture of DMPC and DMPE (dimyristoyl-L-phosphatidylethanolamine) induced by the plant hormone abscisic acid (ABA) have been investigated using fluorescent probes. The fluorescence decay of the hydrophobic probe 1,6-diphenyl-1,3,5-hexatriene (DPH) in these vesicles has been measured using frequency-domain fluorometry, and has been analyzed using both models of discrete exponential components and… Expand
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