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benzene catabolic process

Known as: benzene breakdown, benzene catabolism, benzene degradation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of benzene. [GOC:TermGenie, GOC:yaf, UniPathway:UPA00272]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
An innovative plasma reactor, which generates hybrid surface/packed-bed discharge (HSPBD) plasmas, was employed for the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Anaerobic benzene degradation was studied with a highly enriched iron-reducing culture (BF) composed of mainly Peptococcaceae… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Despite its high chemical stability, benzene is known to be biodegradable with various electron acceptors under anaerobic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Here, we present a detailed functional and phylogenetic characterization of an iron-reducing enrichment culture maintained in our… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
ABSTRACT Benzene is a highly toxic industrial compound that is essential to the production of various chemicals, drugs, and fuel… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
  • D. Lovley
  • Biodegradation
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 13202628
Although many studies have indicated that benzene persists under anaerobic conditions in petroleum-contaminated environments, it… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Benzene is biodegraded in the absence of oxygen under a variety of terminal electron-accepting conditions. However, the mechanism… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
ABSTRACT Microbial community composition associated with benzene oxidation under in situ Fe(III)-reducing conditions in a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The chlorobenzene degradation pathway of Pseudomonas sp. strain P51 is an evolutionary novelty. The first enzymes of the pathway… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
This study dealt with the interactions with benzene degradation of the following aromatic compounds in a mixed substrate: toluene… Expand
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