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Table 2 Dry weight composition

From: Flux balance analysis of primary metabolism in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii

  Fraction DW
  Autotrophic Mixotrophic Heterotrophic
Cell Component Average (+/-) Average (+/-) Average (+/-)
Carbohydrate 0.508   0.381   0.448  
Protein 0.261 0.014 0.303 0.027 0.222 0.007
Lipid 0.189 0.016 0.279 0.023 0.287 0.018
Chlorophyll a 0.009 5.6E-06 0.007 4.2E-05 0.018 3.7E-04
Chlorophyll b 0.015 2.5E-04 0.013 4.7E-05 0.008 3.6E-04
  1. Measured and calculated dry weight composition based on mass fraction from three independent measurements +/- one standard deviation.