Number of cells in adult human body (for value of 3e+13 see BNIDS 113005, 113006)

Range 1e+13 (check out BNID 109716 for more updated value of 3.7(±0.8)×10^13) cells
Organism Human Homo sapiens
Reference Alberts et al., 1989 Molecular biology of the cell, 2nd edition, Garland Publishing New York & London p.744 2nd paragraph
Comments "The 10^13 cells in the human body divide at very different rates."
Entered by Uri M
ID 108493