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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For chemists, pharmacologists and biochemists


Book information

  • Published: November 2006
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-469563-4

Table of Contents

Preface (G.A. Cordell).
1. Regulation of Alkaloid Biosynthesis in Plants (P.J. Facchini).
2. Ergot Alkaloids – Biology and Molecular Biology (C.L. Schardl et al.).
3. Chemical and Biological Aspects of Narcissus Alkaloids (J. Bastida et al.).
4. Bisindole Alkaloids (Toh-Seok Kam, Yeun-Mun Choo).