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toluene catabolic process

Known as: toluene breakdown, toluene catabolism, toluene degradation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of toluene, a volatile monoaromatic hydrocarbon found in crude petroleum and petroleum… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
We have developed a real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) method that can quantify hydrocarbon-degrading bacteria in sediment… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Abstract Biological treatment is an emerging technology for the treatment of publicly owned treatment works (POTWs) off-gases… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Groundwater contaminant plumes from recent accidental gasoline releases often contain the fuel oxygenate MTBE (methyl tert-butyl… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
A syntrophic coculture of a new sulfate-reducing isolate, strain TRM1, with Wolinella succinogenes degraded toluene with either… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The two-component signal transduction pathways in bacteria use a histidine-aspartate phosphorelay circuit to mediate cellular… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Toluene is degraded anoxically to CO2 by the denitrifying bacterium Thauera aromatica. Toluene first becomes oxidized to benzoyl… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Toluene and o-xylene were completely mineralized to stoichiometric amounts of carbon dioxide, methane, and biomass by aquifer… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
A toluene-degrading sulfate-reducing bacterium, strain Tol2, was isolated from marine sediment under strictly anoxic conditions… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Mycobacterium vaccae can catabolize a number of major groundwater pollutants. When added singly, acetone, cyclohexane, styrene… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A denitrifying bacterium, designated strain T1, that grew with toluene as the sole source of carbon under anaerobic conditions… Expand
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