Applications of NMR Spectroscopy: Volume 2 - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781608059997, 9781608059652

Applications of NMR Spectroscopy: Volume 2

1st Edition

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Editors: Atta-ur-Rahman M. Iqbal Choudhary
Paperback ISBN: 9781608059997
eBook ISBN: 9781608059652
Imprint: Bentham Science Publishers
Published Date: 23rd November 2015
Page Count: 256
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Applications of NMR Spectroscopy, Volume 2, originally published by Bentham and now distributed by Elsevier, presents the latest developments in the field of NMR spectroscopy, including the analysis of plant polyphenols, the role of NMR spectroscopy in neuroradiology, NMR–based sensors, studies on protein and nucleic acid structure and function, and mathematical formations for NMR spectroscopy in structural biology.

The fully illustrated chapters contain comprehensive references to the recent literature. The applications presented cover a wide range of the field, such as drug development, medical imaging and diagnostics, food science, mining, petrochemical, process control, materials science, and chemical engineering, making this resource a multi-disciplinary reference with broad applications.

The content is ideal for readers who are seeking reviews and updates, as it consolidates scientific articles of a diverse nature into a single volume. Sections are organized based on disciplines, such as food science and medical diagnostics. Each chapter is written by eminent experts in the field.

Key Features

  • Consolidates the latest developments in NMR spectroscopy into a single volume
  • Authored and edited by world-leading experts in spectroscopy
  • Features comprehensive references to the most recent related literature
  • More than 65 illustrations aid in the retention of key concepts


Analytical and medicinal chemists; food scientists, pharmaceutical scientists; students taking related coursework at the upper undergraduate or graduate level

Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • List of Contributors
  • Section A: Food sciences
    • Chapter 1: Application of NMR Spectroscopy in Plant Polyphenols Associated with Human Health
      • Abstract
      • 1 Introduction and general overview
      • 2 Medicinal properties of polyphenols in plants
      • 3 Classification of polyphenols and nmr applications on subclasses
      • 4 Advantages of nmr application versus conventional analytical/detection techniques
      • Conclusion
      • Future prospects
      • Acknowledgements
      • Conflict of interest
  • Section B: Medical diagnosis
    • Chapter 2: MR Spectroscopy in Neuroradiology
      • Abstract
      • Introduction
      • Physical and Chemical Basis of MRS
      • Clinical Applications of MRS
      • Infections
      • Closing Remarks
      • Acknowledgements
      • Conflict of Interest
    • Chapter 3: Portable NMR-Based Sensors in Medical Diagnosis
      • Abstract
      • Introduction
      • Portable NMR-Based Sensors
      • Medical Diagnosis Applications
      • Future Prospects
      • Summary
      • Acknowledgements
      • Conflict of Interest
  • Section C: Molecular identification (Secondary metabolites)
    • Chapter 4: NMR Molecular Recognition Studies for the Elucidation of Protein and Nucleic Acid Structure and Function
      • Abstract
      • Introduction
      • NMR-BASED Molecular recognition studies: a general overview
      • NMR as a tool for molecular recognition studies in the drug discovery process
      • Applications of NMR molecular recognition to structural biology studies
      • Concluding remarks
      • Acknowledgements
      • Conflict of interest
    • Chapter 5: Mathematical Formulations Used in Solid-State NMR for Structural Biology
      • Abstract
      • I Introduction
      • II Mathematical tools for the determination of protein structure using solid-state NMR
      • III Solid-state nmr in biology
      • Acknowledgements
      • Conflict of interest
  • Subject Index


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About the Editor

M. Iqbal Choudhary

Muhammad Iqbal Choudhary, PhD, is a Professor of the International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (H. E. J. Research Institute of Chemistry and Dr. Panjwani Center for Molecular Medicine and Drug Research), University of Karachi, Pakistan. He is a member of the Royal Society of Chemistry, London; American Chemical Society; International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC); American Society of Pharmacology; New York Academy of Sciences; Federation of Asian Chemical Societies (FACS); and he serves on the executive board of the Asian Network of Research on Anti Diabetic Plants (ANRAP). He is a recipient of the National Book Foundation's Prize for Chemistry and the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Award in Education, 2006, given by the President of Azerbaijan. He has published 24 books, more than 570 papers, and 20 patents.

Affiliations and Expertise

International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (H. E. J. Research Institute of Chemistry and Dr. Panjwani Center for Molecular Medicine and Drug Research), University of Karachi, Pakistan

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