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Formation of unilamellar dipalmitoylphosphatidylcholine vesicles promoted by Ca2+ ions: A small-angle neutron scattering study

Daniela Uhríková,1 José Teixeira,2 Adrián Lengyel,1 László Almásy,3 and Pavol Balgavý1

1Department of Physical Chemistry of Drugs, Faculty of Pharmacy, Comenius University, Odbojárov 10, 832 32 Bratislava, Slovakia
2Laboratoire Léon Brillouin (CEA-CNRS), CEA Saclay, 911 91 Gif-sur-Yvette Cedex, France
3Research Institute for Solid State Physics and Optics, POB 49, Budapest, 1525, Hungary

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