TABLE 2.

PLFA compositions of samples from the MITI borehole

Sample depth (mbsf)% of total PLFA
Terminally branched saturatedMonoenoicBranched monoenoicMid-chain-branched saturatedNormal saturatedOtherPolyenoic
208.93.67.60.012.556.919.50.0
222.82.56.60.08.368.414.10.0
226.92.38.50.06.967.814.50.0
243.31.45.60.05.671.116.30.0
291.42.56.90.09.165.516.00.0
294.81.35.50.06.471.515.40.0