TABLE 3.

Numbers of cells and genomes of APP passing filters with 30- and 3-μm pore size

Date (day/mo/yr)Sampling siteTotal APPa (cells/ml)Cells passing 30-μm filterCells passing 3-μm filterGenomes on 0.15-μm filterb
Cells/ml% of totalCells/ml% of totalGenomes/mlGenomes/celle
14/08/2001Pelagic, 0-8 m1.5 × 105NDc6.22 × 10441.53.96 × 1040.64
Pelagic, 0 m1.38 × 105NDc6.59 × 10447.84.46 × 1040.68
Littoral, 0 m1.54 × 105NDc5.94 × 10438.65.19 × 1040.87
28/08/2001Pelagic, 0-8 mNDc9.56 × 1044.83 × 10450.5d6.02 × 1041.25
Pelagic, 0 mNDc1.25 × 1055.11 × 10440.9d5.45 × 1041.07
Littoral, 0 mNDc1.21 × 1054.64 × 10438.3d4.89 × 1041.05
11/09/2001Pelagic, 0-8 m1.01 × 1057.52 × 10474.53.53 × 10435.03.34 × 1040.95
Pelagic, 0 m8.91 × 1047.8 × 10487.54.27 × 10447.92.76 × 1040.65
Littoral, 0 m8.91 × 1047.9 × 10488.74.36 × 10448.92.72 × 1040.62
25/09/2001Pelagic, 0-8 m7.89 × 1047.7 × 10497.64.18 × 10453.04.11 × 1040.98
Pelagic, 0 m7.98 × 1046.59 × 10482.64.18 × 10452.45.32 × 1041.27
Littoral, 0 m7.42 × 1046.78 × 10491.45.29 × 10471.34.45 × 1040.84
  • a No prefiltration.

  • b Detected with probe S100A.

  • c ND, not determined.

  • d Percentage of cells per milliliter passing 30-μm filter.

  • e Compared to cells passing 3-μm filter.