The Alkaloids

Chemistry and Biology

Edited by

  • Geoffrey A. Cordell, Natural Products Inc., Evanston, IL, USA

This series is world-renowned as the leading compilation of current reviews of this vast field. Internationally acclaimed for more than forty years, The Alkaloids: Chemistry and Biology, founded by the late Professor R.H.F. Manske, continues to provide outstanding coverage of this rapidly expanding field. Each volume provides, through its distinguished authors, up-to-date and detailed coverage of particular classes or sources of alkaloids.
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Audience

for chemists, pharmacologists and biochemists

 

Book information

  • Published: October 2003
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-469560-3


Table of Contents

Preface. Clinical studies of Camptothein and Derivatives. Tremorgenic and non-tremorgenic 2,3-fused Indole Diterpenoids. The Daphniphyllum Alkaloids. The Manzamine Alkaloids. Sesquiterpene Pyridine Alkaloids. Chemical and Biological Aspects of Melanin.