Cholesterol expels ibuprofen from the hydrophobic membrane core and stabilizes lamellar phases in lipid membranes containing ibuprofen Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • The presence of cholesterol in lipid membranes with ibuprofen suppresses partitioning of ibuprofen in the lipid tail groups and stabilizes lamellar membrane phases.

authors

  • Alsop, Richard J
  • Armstrong, Clare L
  • Maqbool, Amna
  • Toppozini, Laura
  • Dies, Hannah
  • Rheinstadter, Maikel

publication date

  • June 28, 2015