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Michihiro Nagao (Assoc)


Interleaflet Coupling of n-Alkane Incorporated Bilayers

Hatsuho Usuda, Mafumi Hishida, Elizabeth G. Kelley, Yasuhisa Yamamura, Michihiro Nagao, Kazuya Saito
The relationship between the membrane bending modulus (k) and compressibility modulus (KA) depends on the extent of coupling between the two monolayers

Transverse Lipid Organization Dictates Bending Fluctuations in Model Plasma Membranes

Brett W. Rickeard, Michael H. L. Nguyen, Mitchell DiPasquale, Caesar G. Yip, Hamilton Baker, Frederick A. Heberle, Xiaobing Zuo, Elizabeth G. Kelley, Michihiro Nagao, Drew Marquardt
Bending fluctuation is one of the most important dynamic modes of lipid membranes. These fluctuations play a vital role in many biological processes, most

Tailoring Biomimetic Phosphorylcholine-Containing Block Copolymers as Membrane-Targeting Cellular Rescue Agents

Jia-Yu Wang, Wei Chen, Michihiro Nagao, Phullara Shelat, Brenton A. G. Hammer, Gregory T. Tietjen, Kathleen Cao, J. Michael Henderson, Lilin He, Binhua Lin, Bulent Akgun, Mati Meron, Shuo Qian, Sarah Ward, Jeremy D. Marks, Todd Emrick, Ka Yee C. Lee
Some synthetic polymers have been found capable of rescuing injured cells from death by targeting cell membranes. However, general principles for designing
Created October 9, 2019, Updated June 15, 2021