Table 1

Means and standard deviations for the z-axis positions of the end hydrogen atoms of the dyes nearest to the lipid-water interface and the center of the bilayer are listed

Top DPH

Bottom DPH


Run Type

Interface

Center

Interface

Center


Inserted (N = 250)

20.03 ± 1.06

4.67 ± 0.90

-7.92 ± 2.60

-67 ± 2.98


Sandwiched (N = 500)

16.17 ± 1.25

2.24 ± 2.29

-16.06 ± 2.05

-13 ± 1.45


Halfway (N = 500)

15.61 ± 2.14

9.54 ± 2.92

-13.82 ± 1.59

0.65 ± 1.61


Mean ± S.D., (N = 6) of |znear-interface H|

14.9 ± 4.0


Mean ± S.D., (N = 6) of |znear-center H|

4.2 ± 3.5


Statistics are from the last half of each DPH run.

Nelson et al. BMC Biophysics 2012 5:5   doi:10.1186/2046-1682-5-5

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