Typical heat power delivered by a cell

Range ≤~100 pW
Organism Rodent
Reference Baffou G, Rigneault H, Marguet D, Jullien L. A critique of methods for temperature imaging in single cells. Nat Methods. 2014 Aug 28 11(9):899-901. doi: 10.1038/nmeth.3073. p.899 middle column bottom paragraphPubMed ID25166869
Primary Source C. Loesberg, J.C. van Miltenburg, R. van Wuk, Heat production of mammalian cells at different cell-cycle phases, Journal of Thermal Biology, Volume 7, Issue 4, December 1982, Pages 209–213 DOI: 10.1016/0306-4565(82)90026-2
Method "Microcalorimetry measurements have shown that the typical heat power delivered by a cell can reach P~100 pW (primary source), without notable deviation after normalization to cell size (ref 22)."
Entered by Uri M
ID 110889