Why is the sn-2 chain of monounsaturated glycerophospholipids usually unsaturated whereas the sn-1 chain is saturated?Studies of SOPC and OSPC membranes with and without cholesterol

Hector Martinez-Seara, Tomasz Rog, Mikko Karttunen, Ilpo Vattulainen, Ramon Reigada

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)8347-8356
JournalJournal of Physical Chemistry B
Publication statusPublished - 2009
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed


  • computer simulations
  • lipid bilayer
  • membrane
  • monounsaturated lipid

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