Description

This series is world-renowned as the leading compilation of current reviews of this vast field. Internationally acclaimed for more than 40 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

Key Features

  • Up-to-date reviews on a large and very important group of natural products from both a chemical and biological perspective.
  • Comprehensive, dynamic reviews written by leading authors in the respective fields.
  • Broad coverage on the biological aspects.

Readership

Chemists, biochemists, and pharmacologists

Table of Contents

Preface

The Cylindrospermopsin Alkaloids

I. Introduction

II. Isolation and Characterization

III. Occurrence and Production of Cylindrospermopsin

IV. Detection Techniques

V. Water Quality

VI. Bioaccumulation

VII. Toxicity

VIII. Biosynthesis

IX. Total Syntheses

X. Model Systems

XI. Conclusion and Ideality in Synthesis

Acknowledgements

The Pyrrolo[2,1-a]isoquinoline Alkaloids

I. Introduction

II. Isolation, Biogenesis, and Biological Activity

III. Syntheses of the Natural Products

IV. Syntheses of Analogs

V. Summary

VI. Addendum

Details

No. of pages:
180
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780123914262
Electronic ISBN:
9780123914880