Styrene

Known as: Monomer, Styrene, Styrene Monomer, Benzene, ethenyl- 
A colorless, toxic liquid with a strong aromatic odor. It is used to make rubbers, polymers and copolymers, and polystyrene plastics.
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2011
2011
Styrene is a large volume, commodity petrochemical with diverse commercial applications, including as a monomer building-block… (More)
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2003
2003
Ototoxicity of styrene and the synergistic action of styrene and noise have been shown in rats. The respective data in humans are… (More)
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2002
2002
Recombinant Escherichia coli JM101(pSPZ10) cells produce the styrene monooxygenase of Pseudomonas sp. strain VLB120, which… (More)
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2000
2000
A whole cell biocatalytic process was developed to enable the efficient oxidation of styrene to chiral (S)-styrene oxide with an… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
In order to design a biocatalyst for the production of optically pure styrene oxide, an important building block in organic… (More)
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1997
1997
The transformation of indole to indigo by microorganisms expressing styrene monooxygenase (SMO) has been studied. Styrene and… (More)
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1991
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1991
The role of human cytochrome P-450 IIE1 (P-450 IIE1) in the oxidation of a number of suspect carcinogens was examined by using a… (More)
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1990
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1990
By using styrene as the sole source of carbon and energy in concentrations of 10 to 500 microM, 14 strains of aerobic bacteria… (More)
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1989
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1989
Styrene oxide and 2-phenylethanol metabolism in the styrene-degrading Xanthobacter sp. strain 124X was shown to proceed via… (More)
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1983
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1983
A physiologically based pharmacokinetic model which describes the behavior of inhaled styrene in rats accurately predicts the… (More)
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