Mean cell diameter of seven different types of cell in the following organisms

Range a 20g mouse 13.82µm: a 15kg dog 19.45µm: a 600kg cow 17.93µm µm
Organism Mammals
Reference Ocqueteau C et al., Three-dimensional morphometry of mammalian cells. I. Diameters. Arch Biol Med Exp (Santiago). 1989 Jul22(2):89-95 p.94 left column top paragraphPubMed ID2694968
Primary Source Maldonado, R., San Jose, H., Martinoya, C. & Gunther, B. (1973) Cell size and body weight in some homeotherms and poikilotherms. Acta Physiol Latino-amer. 24: 328-335.PubMed ID4468693
Method Morphometric analysis
Comments P.94 left column top paragraph: "In a previous morphometric analysis, Maldonado et al. (1973, primary source) found that the mean cell diameter of seven different types of cell was 13.82µm for a 20 g mouse, 19.45µm for a 15 kg dog, and 17.93µm for a 600 kg cow."
Entered by Uri M
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