Radius of Gloeobacter violaceus and Synechocystis cells

Range ~1 µm
Organism Cyanobacteria
Reference Kihara S, Hartzler DA, Savikhin S. Oxygen concentration inside a functioning photosynthetic cell. Biophys J. 2014 May 6 106(9):1882-9. doi: 10.1016/j.bpj.2014.03.031 p.1885 right column 3rd paragraphPubMed ID24806920
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Comments P.1885 right column 3rd paragraph: "Gloeobacter violaceus and Synechocystis cells are both ~1µm in radius (primary sources)."
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