Sialic Acids - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128152027

Sialic Acids, Volume 75

1st Edition

Serial Editors: David Baker
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128152027
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st December 2018
Page Count: 456
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Table of Contents

1. Exploration of the Sialic Acid World
Roland Schauer and Johannis P. Kamerling

2. Sialic Acid Chemistry
Cristina De Meo
3. Sialic Acids in Evolution and Ontogenesis
Ajit Varki
4. Sialic Acids in Neurology
Ken Kitajima and Chihiro Sato
5. Sialic Acids in Cancer Biology
Joe Tiralongo
6. Sialic Acids in Virology
Thilo Stehle
7. The Biology of Gangliosides
Ronald L. Schnaar


Sialic Acids, Volume 75, the latest release in the Advances in Carbohydrate Chemistry and Biochemistry series provides critical and informative articles written by research specialists that integrate the industrial, analytical and technological aspects of biochemistry, organic chemistry and instrumentation methodology to the study of carbohydrates. The series' articles present a definitive interpretation of the current status and future trends in carbohydrate chemistry and biochemistry, with this release covering The Early Exploration of the Sialic Acid World, Sialic Acid Chemistry, Sialic Acids in Evolution and Ontogenesis, Sialic Acids in Neurology, Sialic Acids in Cancer Biology, Sialic Acids in Virology, and more.

Key Features

  • Features contributions from leading authorities and industry experts who specialize in carbohydrate chemistry, biochemistry and research
  • Integrates the industrial, analytical and technological aspects of biochemistry, organic chemistry and instrumentation methodology in the study of carbohydrates
  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field


Researchers in biochemistry, organic chemistry, medicinal chemistry and instrumentation methodology


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About the Serial Editors

David Baker Serial Editor

Professor David Baker has published widely in the field of Library and Information Studies, with eighteen monographs and over 100 articles to his credit. He has spoken worldwide at numerous conferences, led workshops and seminars. His other key professional interest and expertise has been in the field of human resources, where he has also been active in major national projects.

Affiliations and Expertise

Emeritus Professor of Strategic Information Management, University of St Mark and St John, Plymouth, Devon, UK