On Mon, 16 Oct 1995, Sepp D. Kohlwein wrote:
>> I guess a decimal point is missing here.... 7.0 (1n) or 12.0 (2n)
> microns would be closer to S.cerevisiae non-pseudo hyphal cell size...
> We have done extensive measurements by CLSM and the first reply was
> about correct. pet strains are about 4 um and haploid wild type (w303,
> D273-10B) is in the range between 7 to 8 microns; diploids are about
> 8 to 10 um.
>> Sepp D. Kohlwein
You are right. I misquoted Sherman. He gives 70 um3 and 120 um3 for
volume of yeast cell. This means size about 4 and 5 um for haploid and