SI Units and Symbols

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In research style reports, always use the appropriate symbol for SI units.

Example: ml (or mL) rather than milliliters

Here are some common SI units and associated symbols.

Volume
unit Symbol
microliter µl
milliliter ml
liter l (or L)
Mass
unit Symbol
gram g
milligram mg
microgram µg
Molarity
unit Symbol
micromolar µM
millimolar mM
molar M
Time
unit Symbol
minute min
second s
hour h
day d

Do not add capitols or periods to the symbols unless they are at the beginning or end of a sentence respectively.


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