Formation of bioorganic compounds in aqueous solution induced by flames

Shinya Nomoto, Michiaki Takasaki, Hiroshi Naraoka, Kaoru Harada

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Abstract

Flames of flammable gases, when blown against a surface of an aqueous solution of organic compounds, were found to induce oxidation as well as other reactions in the solution. This reaction would be regarded as a new model for formation of bioorganic molecules in the primitive hydrosphere exposed to some radical-containing atmosphere.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)123-130
Number of pages8
JournalOrigins of Life
Volume14
Issue number1-4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1984

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Environmental Science(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences (miscellaneous)
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)

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