"EK" <khatipovNO-SPAM at NO-SPAMuchicago.edu> wrote in message
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> >...if you think about it
> > By the time you finish mucking around, it would be quicker to do it
> > properly.
>> Cannot say about the yeast, but I think many know from own experience or
> from reading numerous manuals and could answer without moralizing that
> OD=0.5 for LB-grown DH5alpha corresponds to approx. 200 mln cells per ml.
> Quicker is always to answer the question that was clearly asked, with
> details to follow if anybody still interested.
And that is exactly what I did. The question was whether a shortcut can be
taken by using published bacterial data for yeast....... Not something you
answered, but the way.
And I wasn't moralising.