Table 5 Gibbs free energy of decomposition.

The net mechanical work required to remove a molecule from the membrane, within 20% uncertainty. These values are concentration-dependent.

SpeciesΔG (kcal/mol)
Acrylonitrile7.6
Acetonitrile17.4
Propanenitrile6.4
Butanenitrile7.1
Pentanenitrile13.4
Hexanenitrile11.5
Aminopropane5.9
Aminobutane6.7
Aminopentane9.6
Aminohexane6.2