Number of ribosomes

Range ~300 ribosomes/cell
Organism Bacteria Mycoplasma pneumoniae
Reference Yus et al., Impact of genome reduction on bacterial metabolism and its regulation. Science. 2009 Nov 27 326(5957):1263-8. DOI: 10.1126/science.1177263 Supporting Online Material p.94 table S9PubMed ID19965476
Comments Supporting Online Material p.15 bottom paragraph: "The number of ribosomes at day 4 of cell culture in rich medium is around 140 (Kühner et al., accompanying manuscript). This number can double at the beginning of the growth curve."
Entered by Uri M
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