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Application of micronucleus test and comet assay to evaluate BTEX biodegradation
(Chemosphere, 2013-01-01) [Artigo]
The BTEX (benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene and xylene) mixture is an environmental pollutant that has a high potential to contaminate water resources, especially groundwater. The bioremediation process by microorganisms has ...
BTEX biodegradation by bacteria from effluents of petroleum refinery
(Science of the Total Environment, 2010-09-15) [Artigo]
Groundwater contamination with benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene and xylene (BTEX) has been increasing, thus requiring an urgent development of methodologies that are able to remove or minimize the damages these compounds can ...
Assessment of the cytotoxic, genotoxic and mutagenic effects of the commercial black dye in Allium cepa cells before and after bacterial biodegradation treatment
(Chemosphere, 2016-10-01) [Artigo]
The present study evaluated the cytotoxic, genotoxic and mutagenic actions of different concentrations (50 and 200 μg/L) of BDCP (Black Dye Commercial Product) used by textile industries, before and after bacterial ...