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Issue 4, 2007
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Bacterial volatiles: the smell of small organisms

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Covering: 1990 to 2006

This review describes volatiles released into the air by bacteria growing on defined media. Their occurrence, function, and biosynthesis are discussed, and a total of 308 references are cited. An effort has been made to organise the compounds according to their biosynthetic origin.

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The article was received on 10 Oct 2006 and first published on 17 Apr 2007

Article type: Review Article
DOI: 10.1039/B507392H
Nat. Prod. Rep., 2007,24, 814-842

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    Bacterial volatiles: the smell of small organisms

    S. Schulz and J. S. Dickschat, Nat. Prod. Rep., 2007, 24, 814
    DOI: 10.1039/B507392H

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