Journal of Biological Physics

, Volume 20, Issue 1, pp 105–116

Coherent dynamics in water as a possible explanation of biological membranes formation

  • E. Del Giudice
  • G. Preparata
Section 4. Physical Aspects In The Evolution Of The Membrane

DOI: 10.1007/BF00700426

Cite this article as:
Del Giudice, E. & Preparata, G. J Biol Phys (1995) 20: 105. doi:10.1007/BF00700426


The formation of a biological molecular aggregate such as a membrane, is discussed as a collective process emerging from the dispersive dynamics arising from coherent quantum electrodynamics. The essential role of liquid water is stressed.

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Del Giudice
    • 1
  • G. Preparata
    • 2
  1. 1.INFN - Via G. CeloriaMilanoItaly
  2. 2.Dipartimento di Fisica and INFN - Via G. CeloriaMilanoItaly

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