Pathways of hydrocarbon dissimilation by aPseudomonas as revealed by chloramphenicol

@article{Thijsse2005PathwaysOH,
  title={Pathways of hydrocarbon dissimilation by aPseudomonas as revealed by chloramphenicol},
  author={G. Thijsse and A. Linden},
  journal={Antonie van Leeuwenhoek},
  year={2005},
  volume={29},
  pages={89-100}
}
Pseudomonas aeruginosa cells pre-grown on a particular hydrocarbon will oxidize other hydrocarbons as well. Degradation of these hydrocarbons proceeds to a point — depending on their structure — where new enzymes are needed for further degradation. Lack of these enzymes causes accumulation of products. However, secondary adaptation processes tend to decrease yields of intermediates, in particular when adaptation rates are high.By inhibiting these secondary adaptation processes with… Expand
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