Number of ribosomes 4 hours into cell growth

Range ~12,000 ribosomes/cell
Organism Bacteria Escherichia coli
Reference Arfvidsson C, Wahlund KG. Time-minimized determination of ribosome and tRNA levels in bacterial cells using flow field-flow fractionation. Anal Biochem. 2003 Feb 1 313(1):76-85 p.82 figure 5PubMed ID12576061
Method Abstract: "The ribosomal material was finally fractionated and quantified in only 6 min, without previous centrifugation, using AsFlFFF [asymmetrical flow field-flow fractionation]."
Comments Extracted visually from figure 5
Entered by Uri M
ID 114946