Stupid bit of Trivia

friedman at mbcl.rutgers.edu friedman at mbcl.rutgers.edu
Wed Aug 21 14:53:52 EST 1991


Does anybody know the prefix for 10^-21 (i.e.,  pico = 10^-12; fento = 10^-15; 
atto= 10^-18)?  
With the ability of PCR to amplify as little as 1 molecule of DNA,
we got curious as to prefixes for 10^-21 and 10^-24.  
Do they exist???  
If not, anyone want to suggest some???



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