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Macromolecular organic acids in the Murchison meteorite

Watson, J. S.; Sephton, M. A. and Gilmour, I. (2005). Macromolecular organic acids in the Murchison meteorite. In: 36th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 14-18 March 2006, Houston, Texas, USA.

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This study has detected bound organic acids within the Murchison meteorite organic macromolecule. Benzoic acid was the most abundant compound; other abundant compounds include C1 and C2 benzoic acids. Their origin and significance will be discussed.

Item Type: Conference Item
Extra Information: Abstract #1829
Academic Unit/Department: Science > Physical Sciences
Science > Environment, Earth and Ecosystems
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research (CEPSAR)
Item ID: 8150
Depositing User: Kyra Proctor
Date Deposited: 20 Jun 2007
Last Modified: 26 Feb 2016 03:19
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