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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2012
2012
An anaerobic microbial community was enriched in a chemostat that was operated for more than 8 years with benzene and nitrate as… (More)
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2010
2010
Anaerobic benzene degradation was studied with a highly enriched iron-reducing culture (BF) composed of mainly Peptococcaceae… (More)
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2009
2009
Despite its high chemical stability, benzene is known to be biodegradable with various electron acceptors under anaerobic… (More)
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2007
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2007
Here, we present a detailed functional and phylogenetic characterization of an iron-reducing enrichment culture maintained in our… (More)
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2007
2007
The anaerobic biodegradation of benzene, a common constituent of petroleum and one of the least reactive aromatic hydrocarbons… (More)
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2005
2005
Benzene is a highly toxic industrial compound that is essential to the production of various chemicals, drugs, and fuel oils. Due… (More)
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2002
2002
Benzene is biodegraded in the absence of oxygen under a variety of terminal electron-accepting conditions. However, the mechanism… (More)
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1999
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1999
Microbial community composition associated with benzene oxidation under in situ Fe(III)-reducing conditions in a petroleum… (More)
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1998
1998
Sediments from the sulfate-reduction zone of a petroleum-contaminated aquifer, in which benzene persisted, were inoculated with a… (More)
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1989
1989
This study dealt with the interactions with benzene degradation of the following aromatic compounds in a mixed substrate: toluene… (More)
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