Soap Micelle

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  Phospholipid / wireframe) From: Dr. William McClure, Department of Biological Sciences
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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Credits: D. P. Tieleman, D. van der Spoel, H.J.C. Berendsen (2000) "Molecular dynamics simulations of dodecylphosphocholine micelles at three different aggregate sizes: micellar structure and lipid chain relaxation" J. Phys. Chem. B 104:6380-6388.