Intracellular volume of mouse embryonic stem (ES) cells compared to that of normal mammalian cells

Range 2 to 3 orders of magnitude smaller
Organism Mouse Mus musculus
Reference Wang J, Alexander P, McKnight SL. Metabolic specialization of mouse embryonic stem cells. Cold Spring Harb Symp Quant Biol. 2011 76: 183-93. doi: 10.1101/sqb.2011.76.010835 abstract and p.183 left column bottom paragraphPubMed ID22071264
Comments "ES cells are unusually small—perhaps taking up only 1:1000 the volume of typical mammalian cells."
Entered by Uri M
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