Copper concentration in brain tissue cell

Range 1.8±0.4x10^7 atoms/cell
Organism Mouse Mus musculus
Reference Meera R Raja, Scott R Waterman, Jin Qiu , Reiner Bleher, Peter R Williamson and Thomas V. O'Halloran, A copper hyperaccumulation phenotype correlates with pathogenesis in Cryptococcus neoformans, Metallomics, 2013, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C3MT20220H p.8 3rd paragraph
Method Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry (ICP-MS)
Comments "[Researchers] utilized ICP-MS to analyze both wild-type and cuf1 deletant cells that had been extracted from mouse brain tissue following 1 and 2 weeks of infection, respectively. The wild-type cells were found to contain 1.8±0.4x10^7 atoms/cell of copper"
Entered by Uri M
ID 108841