intracellular magnesium

Michael Forte forte at
Mon Sep 16 19:56:49 EST 1996


A very careful study of the ionic composition of yeast was reported within
the last two years in J. Cell Biology.  The senior author is Kung.  I
believe they looked at Mg, as well as a number of other divalent ions.

Mike Forte

In article <96257.090504U15974 at>, <U15974 at> wrote:

> Hi All:
> Has anyone ever measured/calculated the intracellular concentration of
> magnesium in S. cerevisiae?  I imagine that it could be done with an atomic
> absorption spectrophotometer, but I don't have one available.  If anyone has
> done this, or has a reasonable guess as to the concentration, please post it
> here (or better yet e-mail me directly, as I don't always access this news
> group).  Thanks!
> Mary Cismowski
> Univ. of Illinois at Chicago
> U15974 at

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