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Table 3 Cell sizes used to accurately scale NetLogo model [11, 29, 31, 32]

From: An agent-based model to investigate microbial initiation of Alzheimer’s via the olfactory system

Cell TypeSize (μm)
C. pneumoniae (EB)0.2–0.4 [11]
Olfactory Epithelial3–5 [29]
Sustentacular3–5 [29]
Mitral10.1 [31]
Olfactory Cortex NeuronsAssumed to be same as Mitral
Hippocampus NeuronsAssumed to be same as Mitral
Microglia4.6 [32]