Role of sterol type on lateral pressure profiles of lipid membranes affecting membrane protein functionality: Comparison between cholesterol, desmosterol, 7-dehydrocholesterol and ketosterol

O.H.S. Ollila, T. Rog, M. Karttunen, Ilpo Vattulainen

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106 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)311-323
JournalJournal of Structural Biology
Publication statusPublished - 2007
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed


  • cholesterol
  • computer simulations
  • lateral pressure profile
  • lipid membrane
  • membrane protein
  • sterol

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