phenanthrene catabolic process

Known as: phenanthrene breakdown, phenanthrene catabolism, phenanthrene degradation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of phenanthrene, a tricyclic aromatic hydrocarbon. [GOC:jl]
National Institutes of Health

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2011
2011
To determine whether the diversity of phenanthrene-degrading bacteria in an aged polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH… (More)
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2009
2009
A bacterial strain Pseudomonas stutzeri ZP2 was identified with phenanthrene-degrading ability based on Gram staining, oxydase… (More)
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2004
2004
Mycobacterium vanbaalenii PYR-1 is capable of degrading a number of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) to ring cleavage… (More)
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2003
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2003
In this study, the enzymes involved in polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) degradation were investigated in the pyrene… (More)
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2003
2003
Five sets of large and small subunits of terminal oxygenase (ahdA1[a-e] and ahdA2[a-e]) and a single gene set encoding ferredoxin… (More)
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2003
2003
Pseudomonas sp. strain PP2 isolated in our laboratory efficiently metabolizes phenanthrene at 0.3% concentration as the sole… (More)
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1999
1999
Four polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH)- degrading bacteria, namely Arthrobacter sulphureus RKJ4, Acidovorax delafieldii P4-1… (More)
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1998
1998
Ten bacterial strains were isolated from seven contaminated soils by enrichment with phenanthrene as the sole carbon source… (More)
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1997
1997
Naphthalene and phenanthrene have long been used as model compounds to investigate the ability of bacteria to degrade polycyclic… (More)
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1996
1996
Three strains of Comamonas testosteroni were isolated from river sediment for the ability to degrade phenanthrene; two of the… (More)
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