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Gentisic acid as a microbiological oxidation product of naphthalene

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Gentisic acid was isolated and identified by physicochemical methods as being the microbiological oxidation product of naphthalene.

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Translated from Izvestiya Akademii Nauk SSSR, Seriya Khimicheskaya, No. 9, pp. 2091–2092, September, 1975.

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Starovoitov, I.I., Nefedova, M.Y., Yakovlev, G.I. et al. Gentisic acid as a microbiological oxidation product of naphthalene. Russ Chem Bull 24, 1974–1975 (1975). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00930177

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  • Oxidation
  • Naphthalene
  • Oxidation Product
  • Physicochemical Method
  • Gentisic Acid