Conc. metabolites in cells ?
achim at ibex.ca
Thu Jun 6 14:51:15 EST 1996
I am looking for a table listing the normal concentrations of typical cell
metabolites, e.g., amino acids, NAD, ATP, ions, sugars, major proteins, etc.
A few years back I once stumbled over such a table. Unfortunately, I did not make a
copy. The only entries I can remember:
typical cell protein concentration 100-300mg/mL
acetate ion 0.2 - 0.25 M
Does anybody know where to find such a table ?
I am also looking for a database, printed, CD-ROM, or on the Net, with physiological
data; e.g., average yield for fermentative bacterial growth on glucose 10.5g cells /
mol ATP; list of average generation times of different bacteria; metabolic
specialties; and so on.
When I posted this message a few weeks ago, I received the following references:
Neidhardt, F. C., et al: Physiology of the Bacterial Cell, Sinauer Associates, 1990
Neidhardt, F. C. (editor): Escherichia coli and Salmonella, ASM Press, 2nd edition,
ASM Press, 1996
I would like to find more references, if posasible with even more detailed
information. I am also interested in concentrations of metabolites in eucaryotic
cells, esp. mammals and/or humans, but also plants.
If you know of any good reference, please email it to me, or post it on the Net.
Any help would be appreciated.
More information about the Cellbiol