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Resolution that can be obtained by transmission electron microscope Generic 0.1 nm 101469 Lodish et al., Molecular...
Minimal doubling times of various bacteria bacteria Table - link N/A 107344 Rocha EP. Codon usage...
Percent of skeleton out of total body weight Human Homo sapiens 14.84 (Table - link) % 107236 HH Mitchell et al., The...
Mean dry mass (male) Fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster 0.219-0.304 mg 102570 Worthen, W.B., Latitudinal...
Total cross sectional area of capillaries Human Homo sapiens 6000 (Table - link) cm^2 110559 Lauralee Sherwood, Human...
Size - diameter Green algae Chlorella vulgaris 3 (~2-4) µm 101481 de Grooth BG, Geerken TH...
Size of glucose ring molecule Generic Long axis 8.6Å short axis 8.4Å Table - link Å 110368 Khavinet Lourvand, thesis...
Diameter of smallest bacteria - mycoplasma Bacteria Mycoplasma 0.2-0.4 µm 104717 Zhao H, Dreses-Werringloer U...
Distance between water molecules in bulk water Generic 0.31 nm 105873 Perkins SJ. Protein volumes...
Ratio cdw [g/L]/OD600 Bacteria Escherichia coli 0.33 g/liter 109838 Sauer U, Lasko DR, Fiaux J...
Diameter of peripheral blood lymphocytes Human Homo sapiens 7.3 (6.8-7.8) µm 100507 Kuse R, Schuster S, Schübbe H...
Size of HUVEC (human umbilical vein endothelial cell) Human Homo sapiens 14 to 15 Table - link μm 108923 EMD Millipore: Intro...
kT in units of kJ/mol Generic 2.479 kJ/mol 107841 Atkins' Physical Chemistry...
Total cell number in body (for value of 3e+13 see BNIDS 113005, 113006) Human Homo sapiens 3.7e+13 (±0.8) Cells 109716 Bianconi E, et al., An...
Maximum proton motive force across acidophile membrane at pH 1 prokaryote -270 mV 107135 Konings and Veldkamp...
Osmolarity of sea water Biosphere 1000 mOsm/l 100802 Peter J. Russell,Stephen...
Gibbs free energy for glucose oxidation with O2 Bacteria Escherichia coli -2870 kJ/mol glucose 103388 Tran QH, Unden G. Changes...
Average molecular weight of an amino acid Generic 118.9 g/mol 107786 Piques et al., Ribosome...
Number of lymphocytes in body (for total number of cells in body, 3e+13, see BNIDS 113005, 113006) Human Homo sapiens ~2e+12 cells 103587 Alberts, Bruce Alexander...
Overall mass of bacteria in the body Human Homo sapiens ~0.2 (~0.3% of overall body weight) kg 113003 Sender R, Fuchs S, Milo...