Lipid-porphyrin fibres: Morphology and incorporation into phospholipid vesicle

Eishun Tsuchida*, Teruyuki Komatsu, Nobuyuki Toyano, Shin Ichi Kumamoto, Hiroyuki Nishide

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Protoporphyrin IX derivatives having two alkylphosphocholine groups (lipid-porphyrins) forms stable fibrous aggregates in aqueous medium; fibres have been spontaneously incorporated into the bilayer of the phospholipid vesicle.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1731-1733
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number23
Publication statusPublished - 1993

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Medicine


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