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Research data in support of: Cations regulate membrane-attachment and functionality of DNA nanostructures

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Rubio Sanchez, Roger  ORCID logo
Joshi, Himanshu 
Aksimentiev, Aleksei 
Di Michele, Lorenzo 


Confocal micrographs of Giant Unilamellar Vesicles bearing different types of DNA nanostructures in several ionic conditions; experimental data corresponding to Uv-visible spectrophotometry, Differential Scanning Calorimetry, and Dynamic Light Scattering measurements. All-atom Molecular Dynamics simulations movies and extracted data.


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DNA nanotechnology, lipid membranes, DNA-membrane interactions, biomimicry, lipid flipping, molecular dynamics


EPSRC (1949809)
EPSRC (1948702)
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EP/L015978/1)
Royal Society (UF160152)
European Research Council (647144)
R.R.S also acknowledges funding support from the Mexican National Council for Science and Technology (CONACYT, Grant No. 472427) and the Cambridge Trust. L.D.M. also acknowledges funding from the European Research Council (ERC) under the Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme (ERC-STG No 851667 NANOCELL). A.A. and H.J. acknowledge support from the National Science Foundation USA (DMR-1827346), the Human Frontier Science Project (RGP0047/2020), and also the supercomputer time provided through the XSEDE allocation grant (MCA05S028) and the Leadership Resource Allocation MCB20012 on Frontera of the Texas Advanced Computing Center.