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naphthalene catabolic process

Known as: naphthalene breakdown, naphthalene catabolism, naphthalene degradation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of naphthalene. [GOC:TermGenie, GOC:yaf, UniPathway:UPA00082]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) are widespread and persistent environmental contaminants, especially in oxygen-free… Expand
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2011
2011
An anaerobic naphthalene-degrading culture (N49) was enriched with ferric iron as electron acceptor. A closed electron balance… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Naphthalene, being a ubiquitous pollutant of the environment and a perilous material, its biodegradation has been receiving… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The effect of nutrient and inocula amendment in a bioremediation field trial using a nutrient-poor Antarctic soil chronically… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The sulfate-reducing culture N47 can utilize naphthalene or 2-methylnaphthalene as the sole carbon source and electron donor… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
ABSTRACT We analyzed the occurrence of the naphthalene degradation upper-pathway (nah) genes in the western Mediterranean region… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Previously, we have described the selection of a plant-bacterium pair that is efficient in rhizoremediating naphthalene pollution… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
ABSTRACT Anaerobic naphthalene degradation by a sulfate-reducing enrichment culture was studied by substrate utilization tests… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
ABSTRACT The thermophilic aerobic bacterium Bacillus thermoleovorans Hamburg 2 grows at 60°C on naphthalene as the sole source of… Expand
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Review
1988
Review
1988
In pseudomonads, naphthalene is catabolized in a series of reactions to salicylic acid, which is further degraded via the… Expand
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