amphiphile


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amphiphile

(ˈæmfɪˌfaɪl)
n
any of many organic compounds such as detergents combining both hydrophilic and hydrophobic properties
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M2 PHARMA-August 9, 2019-Elicio Therapeutics Presents In Vivo Data for a Universal Amphiphile Vaccine Targeting KRAS-Driven Cancers
FRIDAY, May 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Self-assembling peptide amphiphile (PA) nanofibers, incorporating an 18 amino acid sequence that retains the cholesterol efflux actions of apolipoprotein-A1 (apoA1) and a liver X receptor (LXR) agonist can target and treat atherosclerosis, according to an experimental study presented at the American Heart Association's Vascular Discovery: From Genes to Medicine Scientific Sessions 2018, held from May 10 to 12 in San Francisco.
A linear-hyperbranched supramolecular amphiphile and its self-assembly into vesicles with great ductility.
Lu et al., "A POSS-based supramolecular amphiphile and its hierarchical self-assembly behaviors," Macromolecular Rapid Communications, vol.
The Cu(II) ions in the metalloliposomes undergo reduction by one electron with glutathione and result in Cu(I) ions that trigger the decomposition of the amphiphile and the vesicle.
These mostly amphiphile compounds have been described to protect erythrocytes against hypotonic hemolysis [24].
[[GAMMA].sub.max] is the concentration difference between the interface and a virtual interface in the interior of the volume phase, while [A.sub.min] describes the minimum area of the amphiphile molecules at the surfactant-saturated monolayer at the air/solution interface [58, 60].
Shao, "Self-assembly of a peptide amphiphile based on hydrolysed Bombyx mori silk fibroin," Chemical Communications, vol.
Danielsson and Lindman [65] have correctly defined microemulsion as follows: "microemulsion is a system of water, oil and an amphiphile (surfactant and co-surfactant) which is a single optically isotropic and thermodynamically stable liquid solution."
Due to the amphiphile characteristics of soyasaponin Ab, it was hypothesized that TLRs might be involved in the stimulation of inflammatory pathways via NF-[kappa]B signalling, because TLRs are the most important receptors for antigen presenting cells to recognize conserved structures in microbe including those with amphiphile structures (Kawai and Akira 2010).