Corpus ID: 22334500

Synthesis of a new organic pyrophosphate in large quantities is induced in some bacteria by oxidative stress.

@article{Ostrovsky1992SynthesisOA,
  title={Synthesis of a new organic pyrophosphate in large quantities is induced in some bacteria by oxidative stress.},
  author={D. Ostrovsky and E. Kharatian and I. Malarova and I. Shipanova and L. Sibeldina and A. Shashkov and G. Tantsirev},
  journal={BioFactors},
  year={1992},
  volume={3 4},
  pages={
          261-4
        }
}
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