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Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 965230, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/965230
Research Article

Cholesterol Induces Uneven Curvature of Asymmetric Lipid Bilayers

1Department of Physics of Biological Systems, Institute of Physics of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Prospect Nauky 46, Kiev 03680, Ukraine
2A.V. Palladin Institute of Biochemistry, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Leontovicha street 9, Kiev 01601, Ukraine
3Nanomedicine Laboratory, Imagery & Therapeutics, EA4662, Université de Franche-Comté, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Besançon, 16 Route de Gray, 25030 Besançon, France

Received 28 March 2013; Accepted 28 April 2013

Academic Editors: A. Fernandez-Barbero, D. Kopelevich, and C. Wu

Copyright © 2013 S. O. Yesylevskyy et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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