Lipid Image Gallery


rhodopsin in an SDPC bilayer membrane
   Rhodopsin embedded in a stearoyl docosohexaenoyl PC bilayer. Feller et al, JACS 2003.

DHA conformation DHA conformation DHA conformation
    DHA conformations sampled from lipid bilayer simulation, Feller et al, JACS (2002)

ehtanol-POPC interactions
Prefered interfacial location of ethanol within a POPC lipid bilayer, Feller et al, Biophys. J (2002)


Close up view of the DOPC/water interface.  Image courtesy of Richard M. Venable, CBER. DOPC bilayer at low hydration, 5.4 waters/lipid.  Feller, et. al., Biophys. J. (1997)



DOPC at low hydration showing multiple periodic images of the central simulation cell.



Sketch of DPPC molecule, courtesy of Richard M. Venable, CBER.



DPPC bilayer in the fluid phase.  Feller, Venable, & Pastor, Langmuir (1997).


Orthogonal views of DPPC bilayers in the liquid crystalline (upper) and gel (lower) phases.



Top-down view of a DPPC bilayer in the gel (left) and liquid-crystalline (right) phases.  Courtesy of Richard M. Venable, CBER.