Dry mass per unit cell volume

Value 290 g/liter Range: Table - link g/liter
Organism Bacteria Escherichia coli
Reference Kreft JU, Picioreanu C, Wimpenny JW, van Loosdrecht MC. Individual-based modelling of biofilms. Microbiology. 2001 Nov147(Pt 11):2897-912. P. 2900 table 1PubMed ID11700341
Primary Source Shuler, M. L., Leung, S. K. & Dick, C. C. (1979). A mathematical model for the growth of a single bacterial cell. Ann NY Acad Sci 326, 35-55.
Comments This value probably refers to cell dry mass/volume, disregarding the mass of water.
Entered by Uri M
ID 104443