At Smaller Distances, Lipid Molecules Rule (image) Technische Universitaet Muenchen Share Print E-Mail Caption If the distance between membranes is less than around one nanometer, the influence of lipid molecules prevails: At small distances they block each others' mobility (image below). Credit Copyright Dr. Emanuel Schneck Usage Restrictions This image may be freely used in news coverage of the research reported here, with credit / copyright noted. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.