Figure 4: Copolymer-Muscle Membrane Interface

(A) Diblock copolymer structures with unique single chemical end groups where blue represents polyethylene oxide units and red represents polypropylene oxide units. (B) Conceptualization of anchor and chain working model, wherein the relatively more hydrophobic tert-butyl end group anchors the polypropylene oxide block more deeply in the phospholipid bilayer (right).



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