Pressure that can cause rupture of biological membranes

Range 0.2 to 1.0 MPa
Organism Unspecified
Reference Park S. Nobel, Physicochemical and Environmental Plant Physiology, 3rd edition, Elsevier academic press, 2005 p.72 top paragraph
Comments "...the tensile strength of biological membranes is low-membranes can rupture when a stress of 0.2 to 1.0 MPa develops in them."
Entered by Uri M
ID 108544