Dynamics in Model Membranes and DNA-Membrane Complexes Using Temperature Controlled Atomic Force Microscopy

  • Z.V. Leonenko
  • D.T. Cramb
Part of the NATO Science Series II: Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry book series (NAII, volume 186)


In this paper we review our recent work studying biomolecular self-assembly using temperature controlled atomic force microscopy. In particular, we examined supported planar bilayers (SPBs), DNA-SPBs complexes, and their transitions during heating the system above the melting transition temperature.


Planar Bilayer Lipoplex Formation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Z.V. Leonenko
    • 1
  • D.T. Cramb
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryUniversity of CalgaryCalgaryCanada

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