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LITRE. A French measure of capacity. It is of the size of a decimetre, or one-tenth part of a cubic metre. It is equal to 61.028 cubic inches. Vide Measure.

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Digital readout of target binding with attomole detection limits via enzyme amplification in femtoliter arrays.
The reference range for mean red cell volume (MCV) is 80-95 femtoliter [15,29].
demonstrated drop-on-demand deposition ranging from picoliter to femtoliter volume.
Molecular imaging with ultrasound commonly utilizes specialized contrast agents, usually in the form of small acoustically active gas-filled microbubbles that possess high echogenicity, sufficient to elicit signal from as little as a single microbubble (femtoliter [~10.sup.-15] liter volume).
Thalassemic individuals have a reduced MCV, and an MCV of 72 femtoliter (fL or [10.sup.-12] liters) is maximally sensitive and specific for presumptive diagnosis of thalassemia syndromes.
The Nano eNabler system is a benchtop molecular printer for dispensing attoliter to femtoliter volumes of various molecules for functionalizing biosensors and creating patterned surfaces.