L Bastiaens et al.
Research in microbiology, 152(10), 849-859 (2002-01-05)
The promoter probe mini-Tn5-luxAB-tet was used to create a luxAB transcriptional fusion responding to fluorene in the fluorene utilising bacterium Sphingomonas sp. LB126. The mutant strain, named L-132, was impaired in fluorene utilisation and strongly emitted light upon addition of...
Derek Dunn et al.
Bioorganic & medicinal chemistry letters, 22(11), 3751-3753 (2012-05-02)
In searching for a next generation molecule to the novel wake promoting agent modafinil (compound 1), a series of fluorene-derived wakefulness enhancing agents were developed and evaluated in rat. Extensive pharmacokinetic studies of a potent member of the series (compound...
C Chen et al.
Drug metabolism and disposition: the biological fate of chemicals, 12(4), 421-426 (1984-07-01)
Fluoren-9-ol and fluoren-9-one were used as model substrates to study microsomal metabolism of alcohols and carbonyl compounds. It was found that there was an oxidoreductase(s) present in the microsomal preparation that catalyzed interconversion of this alcohol and ketone using pyridine...
Microbial reduction of 9-fluorenone to 9-hydroxyfluorene in carbon-filtered water: a confounding factor in an aquatic bioassay of 9-fluorenone with larvae of the midge, Chironomus tentans (Fabr.).
P W O'Keefe et al.
Bulletin of environmental contamination and toxicology, 75(6), 1060-1066 (2006-01-13)
Pooja V Reddy et al.
Archives of microbiology, 200(1), 171-182 (2017-09-25)
A high-efficiency fluoranthene-degrading bacterium Paenibacillus sp. PRNK-6 was isolated from PAH-contaminated soil. The strain degrades 96% (240 mg l