Progress in Heterocyclic Chemistry

Progress in Heterocyclic Chemistry

1st Edition - December 7, 2020

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  • Editors: Gordon Gribble, John Joule
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323898126

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Progress in Heterocyclic Chemistry, Volume 32, the latest in this annual review series commissioned by the International Society of Heterocyclic Chemistry (ISHC), highlights the previous year’s literature on heterocyclic chemistry, along with articles on new developing topics of particular interest to heterocyclic chemists. Chapters highlighted in volume 32 are written by leading researchers in their field, providing a systematic survey of important, original material reported in the literature of heterocyclic chemistry in 2019. As with previous volumes in the series, this release will help academic and industrial chemists and advanced students keep abreast of developments in heterocyclic chemistry.

Key Features

  • Recognized as the premiere review of heterocyclic chemistry
  • Includes contributions from leading researchers in the field
  • Provides a systematic survey of the important 2019 heterocyclic chemistry literature
  • Presents articles on new and developing topics of interest to heterocyclic chemists


Heterocyclic, Medicinal and Natural Product Chemists working in academia, government laboratories, and industry; Organic and Analytical Chemists; Biochemists; Synthetic Chemists; Pharmaceutical Scientists; Chemical Engineers

Table of Contents

  • 1. The Enantiospecific Synthesis of Indole Alkaloids which Culminated in the Ambidextrous Pictet-Spengler Reaction for the C-19 Methyl-Substituted Sarpagine Family
    James M. Cook
    2. Epi-3,6-dithio-2,5-diketopiperazines (ETPs): An Overview of Synthetic Approaches to the ETP Core
    Stephen T. Hilton
    3. Three-Membered Ring Systems
    Jonathon S. Russel
    4. Four-Membered Ring Systems
    Josefa Anaya Mateos
    5. Five-Membered Ring Systems
    5.1 Five-Membered Ring Systems: Thiophenes and Selenium/Tellurium Analogs and Benzo Analogs
    John A. Joule
    5.2 Five-Membered Ring Systems: Pyrroles And Benzo Analogs
    Justin M. Lopchuk
    5.3 Five-Membered Ring Systems: Furans and Benzofurans
    Halina Urszula Kwiecień
    5.4 Five Membered Ring Systems: With More than One N Atom
    Larry Yet
    5.5 Five-Membered Ring Systems: With N and S Atoms
    Yong-Jin Wu
    5.6 Five-Membered Ring Systems: With O & S (Se, Te) Atoms
    R. Alan Aitken
    5.7 Five-Membered Ring Systems with O & N Atoms
    Franca M. Cordero
    6. Six-Membered Ring Systems
    6.1 Six-Membered Ring Systems: Pyridines And Benzo Derivatives
    Jeanese C. Badenock
    6.2 Six-Membered Ring Systems: Diazines and Benzo Derivatives
    Alison Rinderspacher
    6.3 Triazines, tetrazines and fused ring polyaza systems
    Marie-Aude Hiebel
    6.4 Six-Membered Ring Systems: With O and/or S Atoms
    Artur M.S. Silva Sr.
    7. Seven-Membered Rings
    Adam Meyer
    8. Eight-Membered and Larger Rings
    George R. Newkome

Product details

  • No. of pages: 674
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2020
  • Published: December 7, 2020
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323898126

About the Editors

Gordon Gribble

Gordon Gribble is the Dartmouth Professor of Chemistry at Dartmouth College, Hanover, USA. His research program covers several areas of organic chemistry, most of which involve synthesis, including novel indole chemistry, triterpenoid synthesis, DNA intercalation, and new synthetic methodology. Prof Gribble also has a deep interest in naturally occurring organohalogen compounds, and in the chemistry of wine and wine making.

Affiliations and Expertise

Dartmouth Professor, Chemistry, Dartmouth College, Hanover, USA

John Joule

John Arthur Joule did his BSc, MSc, and PhD degrees at The University of Manchester, obtaining his PhD in 1961. He then undertook post-doctoral work at Princeton University and Stanford University, before joining the academic staff of the Chemistry Department at The University of Manchester in 1963, where he is currently a Professor. In 1996 he received an RSC Medal for Heterocyclic Chemistry.

Affiliations and Expertise

Emeritus Professor, The University of Manchester, UK

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