Available "free" ribosomes

Value 500 nM
Organism Bacteria Escherichia coli
Reference A Arkin, J Ross, HH McAdams, Stochastic Kinetic Analysis of Developmental Pathway Bifurcation in Phage {lambda}-Infected Escherichia coli Cells, Genetics, 1998PubMed ID9691025
Primary Source McClure, W. R., 1980 Rate-limiting steps in RNA chain initiation. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 77:5634-5638PubMed ID6160577
Comments 1nM in a volume the size of e.coli is equivalent to about 1 molecule per cell
Entered by Ron Milo - Admin
ID 100195