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Main Title Isolation and Characterization of (+)-1,1a-Dihydroxy-1-Hydrofluoren-9-One Formed by Angular Dioxygenation in the Bacterial Catabolism of Fluorene.
Author Selifonov, S. A.; Grifoll, M.; Gurst, J. E.; Chapman, P. J.;
CORP Author Environmental Research Lab., Gulf Breeze, FL. ;University of West Florida, Pensacola. ;Barcelona Univ. (Spain). Dept. of Microbiology.
Publisher c1993
Year Published 1993
Report Number EPA/600/J-94/013;
Stock Number PB94-140670
Subjects Fluorene; Soil microbiology; Land pollution; Microbial degradation; Catabolism; Pseudomonas; Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons; Creosote; Biochemistry; Chemical analysis; Chromatographic analysis; Spectrum analysis; Spectroscopic analysis; Coal tar; Reprints; Bioremediation
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Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
NTIS PB94-140670 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 05/14/1994
Collation 12p
Abstract Compared to many other aromatic compounds whose bacterial biodegradation has been intensively studied for decades, catabolism of fluorene is little investigated. Meanwhile, little is known of the biochemical mechanisms by which microorganisms in polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH)-contaminated soils and other environments degrade this chemical. Such information is relevant to the development of bioremediation technologies. Transformation of fluorene by washed cells of fluorene-grown Pseudomonas sp. F274 yielded 1,1a-dihydroxy-1-hydrofluoren-9-one (up to 100 mg/l) as the stable product of angular dioxygenation of 9-fluorenone. Structural identity of the angular keto-diol was established by 13C- and 1H-NMR, gas chromatography- and direct probe-mass spectrometry. (Copyright (c) 1993 by Academic Press, Inc.)
Supplementary Notes Pub. in Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, v193 n1 p67-76 1993. Prepared in cooperation with University of West Florida, Pensacola, and Barcelona Univ. (Spain). Dept. of Microbiology.
NTIS Title Notes Journal article.
Title Annotations Reprint: Isolation and Characterization of (+)-1,1a-Dihydroxy-1-Hydrofluoren-9-One Formed by Angular Dioxygenation in the Bacterial Catabolism of Fluorene.
Category Codes 68C; 57K; 99A
NTIS Prices PC A03/MF A01
Primary Description 600/04
Document Type NT
Control Number 406331278
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Origin NTIS
Type CAT


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