claudes at ESSEX.HSC.COLORADO.EDU
Wed Mar 29 09:33:26 EST 1995
On 28 Mar 1995, Jason Dobranic wrote:
> What standard procedures are there to determine the weight of
> one conidia? Or estimate which is more likely.
> Thanks in advance,
> Jason Dobranic
> University Of Toronto
Dear Jason: a number of years ago Bob Nelson and I estimated a N. crassa
macroconidium to be ~50 pico grams. We did this by determining the dry
weight of a sample containing a known number of macro's (determined by
using a haemocytometer). Hope this helps.
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