Thomas Nyholm

Department of Biochemistry and Pharmacy, Åbo Akademi University, Turku

Membrane properties of sphingomyelins and phosphatidylcholines


Docent Pentti Somerharju, University of Helsinki, Finland

Ph.D. Marja Hyv÷nen, Wihuri Research Institute, Finland


Professor Antoinette Killian, Utrecht University, Nederland


Professor J. Peter Slotte, Dept. of Biochemistry and Pharmacy, Åbo Akademi University, Turku, Finland


  1. Nyholm T, Slotte JP (2001) Comparison of Triton X-100 adsorption to phosphatidylcholine and sphingomyelin mono- and bilayers. Langmuir 17(16): 4724-4730.
  2. Nyholm T, Nylund M, Söderholm A, Slotte JP (2003) Properties of palmitoyl phosphatidylcholine, sphingomyelin, and dihydrosphingomyelin bilayer membranes as reported by different fluorescent reporter molecules. Biophysical Journal 84(2): 987-997.
  3. Nyholm TKM, Nylund M, Slotte JP (2003) A calorimetric study of binary mixtures of dihydrosphingomyelin and sterols, spingomyelin or phosphatidylcholine. Biophysical Journal 84(5): 3138-3146.