Internal membrane surface area of hepatocyte

Value ~100000 µm^2
Organism Eukaryotes
Reference Luby-Phelps K. Cytoarchitecture and physical properties of cytoplasm: volume, viscosity, diffusion, intracellular surface area. Int Rev Cytol. 2000 192: 189-221. p.197 2nd paragraphPubMed ID10553280
Primary Source Alberts, B., Bray, D., Lewis, J., Raff, M., Roberts, K., and Watson, J. D. (1994). “Molecular Biology of the Cell,” 3rd ed. Garland Publishing, New York
Comments This is 50 times the area of the plasma membrane. See BNID 103783, 103705
Entered by Uri M
ID 105911