Naphthalene

Known as: Naphthene 
A white, volatile, solid polycyclic hydrocarbon with a strong mothball odor. Naphthalene is obtained from either coal tar or petroleum distillation… (More)
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1945-2018
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
[13C6]salicylate, [U-13C]naphthalene, and [U-13C]phenanthrene were synthesized and separately added to slurry from a bench-scale… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
To effectively monitor biodegrading populations, a comprehensive 50-mer-based oligonucleotide microarray was developed based on… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Incubation of marine sediment in anoxic, sulphate-rich medium in the presence of naphthalene resulted in the enrichment of… (More)
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1998
1998
Termite nests provide a controlled environment and physical defence for the colonies of insects they house. Another important… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
The goal of this study was to determine the temporal and spatial sequence of events that accompany lung injury and repair after… (More)
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1994
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1994
An optical whole-cell biosensor based on a genetically engineered bioluminescent catabolic reporter bacterium was developed for… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Prediction of the fate of hydrophobic organic contaminants in soils is complicated by the competing processes of sorption and… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
The purpose of this study was to define the sites of cytotoxicity within the respiratory tract (nasal cavity and tracheobronchial… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
A bioluminescent reporter plasmid for naphthalene catabolism (pUTK21) was developed by transposon (Tn4431) insertion of the lux… (More)
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
The capacity of Pseudomonas putida PpG7 (ATCC 17,485) to grow on naphthalene, phenotype Nah(+), is lost spontaneously, and the… (More)
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