Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Lipid Bilayers: Major Artifacts due to Truncating Electrostatic Interactions

Michael Patra, Mikko Karttunen, Marja T. Hyvönen, Emma Falck, Peter Lindqvist, Ilpo Vattulainen

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340 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3636-3645
JournalBiophysical Journal
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2003
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed


  • electrostatic interactions
  • lipid bilayer
  • membrane
  • molecular dynamics
  • Particle-Mesh Ewald
  • truncation

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