Examples of references describing or modifying primers to amplify genes involved in petroleum degradation.
|Catechol 2,3-dioxygenase genes||Degradation of aromatic compounds||[33, 34]|
|ALKA and/or ALKB genes||Encode enzymes related to alkane degradation||[35–39]|
|bamA gene||Encodes 6-OCH-hydrolases (last step of the route of dearomatization of benzoyl-CoA)||[40–42]|
|bssA gene||encodes the α subunit of benzylsuccinate synthase (BSS), which starts the anaerobic degradation of toluene and xylene||[43–45]|