Number of microvilli per cell on HeLa cell

Value ~200 microvilli/cell
Organism Human Homo sapiens
Reference Fisher HW, Cooper TW. Electron microscope studies of the microvilli of HeLa cells. J Cell Biol. 1967 Aug34(2):569-76PubMed ID6035646
Method Electron microscopy. The average number of microvilli per 100 um^2 is 13.4 and the area of the spread HeLa cell is about 1600 um^2
Entered by Ron Milo - Admin
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