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Molecular basis for inhibition of mitochondrial respiration by naphthalene

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Struble, V.G., Harmon, H.J. Molecular basis for inhibition of mitochondrial respiration by naphthalene. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 31, 644–648 (1983).

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  • Waste Water
  • Respiration
  • Water Management
  • Water Pollution
  • Naphthalene