Cometabolic Degradation of Naproxen by Planococcus sp. Strain S5

@inproceedings{Domaradzka2015CometabolicDO,
  title={Cometabolic Degradation of Naproxen by Planococcus sp. Strain S5},
  author={Dorota Domaradzka and Urszula Guzik and Katarzyna Hupert-Kocurek and Danuta Wojcieszyńska},
  booktitle={Water, air, and soil pollution},
  year={2015}
}
Naproxen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug frequently detected in the influent and effluent of sewage treatment plants. The Gram-positive strain Planococcus sp. S5 was able to remove approximately 30 % of naproxen after 35 days of incubation in monosubstrate culture. Under cometabolic conditions, with glucose or phenol as a growth substrate, the… CONTINUE READING