Percent of the weight of nitrogenous compounds that is DNA

Range 0.5 to 1.5 %
Organism Plants
Reference F. W. T. Penning De Vries, The cost of maintenance processes in plant cells, Annals of Botany Volume 39, Issue 1 Pp. 77-92. p.80 2nd paragraph
Comments "...the small amount [of DNA] involved in plants [is] (0.5-1.5 percent of the weight of nitrogenous compounds)..."
Entered by Uri M
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