Bridges of Calcium Bicarbonate Tightly Couple Dipolar Lipid Membranes

@article{Fink2020BridgesOC,
  title={Bridges of Calcium Bicarbonate Tightly Couple Dipolar Lipid Membranes},
  author={Lea Fink and Christoph Allolio and Jehuda Feitelson and Carmen Tamburu and Daniel Harries and Uri Raviv},
  journal={Langmuir},
  year={2020},
  volume={36},
  pages={10715 - 10724}
}
The interaction between lipid membranes and ions is associated with a range of key physiological processes. Most earlier studies have focused on the interaction of lipids with cations, while the specific effects of the anions have been largely overlooked. Owing to dissolved atmospheric carbon dioxide, bicarbonate is an important ubiquitous anion in aqueous media. In this paper, we report on the effect of bicarbonate anions on the interactions between dipolar lipid membranes in the presence of… Expand
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