Range of protein molecular masses

Range 1.59 to 248 kDa
Organism Bacteria Escherichia coli
Reference Lopez-Campistrous et al., Localization, annotation, and comparison of the Escherichia coli K-12 proteome under two states of growth. Mol Cell Proteomics. 2005 Aug4(8):1205-9. p.1205 right column top paragraphPubMed ID15911532
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Comments "The proteome of an E. coli cell is estimated to have 4,285 proteins (5) with pI values ranging from 3.38 to 13.0 and molecular masses between 1.59 to 248 kDa (primary sources)."
Entered by Uri M
ID 109429