Atomic force microscope image contrast mechanisms on supported lipid bilayers.

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Schneider, James; Dufrêne, Yves F.; Barger Jr., William R.; Lee, Gil U.;
  • Publisher: Biophysical Society
  • Journal: volume 79,issue 2,pages1,107-1,118issn: 0006-3495
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC1301006, doi: 10.1016/S0006-3495(00)76364-8
  • Subject: Glycolipids | Research Article | Galactolipids | Phosphatidylethanolamines | Pressure | Atomic force microscopy | Lipid | Water | Imaging | Article | Microscopy, Atomic Force | Measurement | Diglycerides | Models, Molecular | Surface property | Lipid Bilayers | Glycerophospholipids | Lipid bilayer | Molecular Conformation | Force | Biophysics | Surface Properties | Contrast enhancement

This work presents a methodology to measure and quantitatively interpret force curves on supported lipid bilayers in water. We then use this method to correlate topographic imaging contrast in atomic force microscopy (AFM) images of phase-separated Langmuir-Blodgett bil... View more