Cell dry weight

Value 0.28 pg
Organism Bacteria Escherichia coli
Reference Physiology of the Bacterial Cell. Neidhardt F. C., Ingraham J.L., Schaechter M. Sinauer Associates Inc. 1990.
Comments In balanced growth at 37°C in glucose minimal medium. Mass doubling time: 40min. Cell size is dependent on growth rate. The dry weight of one cell must be scaled appropriately for different growth rates. weight/cell is given in Atkinson, B., and Mavituna, F. 1983. Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology Handbook, The Nature Press, N.Y., U.S.A.
Entered by Ron Milo, Paul Jorgensen, Mike Springer
ID 100008