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, 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

  1. Marine Bi-, Bis- and Trisindole Alkaloids
  2. Clinton G. L. Veale and Michael T. Davies-Coleman

  3. The Chemistry of Hapalindoles, Fischerindoles, Ambiguines, and Welwitindolinones
  4. Vikram Bhat, Apurva Dave, James A. MacKay and Viresh H. Rawal

  5. The Hasubanan and Acutumine Alkaloids
  6. Sandra M. King and Seth B. Herzon

  7. The Saraine Alkaloids

    Bernard Delpech

Details

No. of pages:
358
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Electronic ISBN:
9780124115699
Print ISBN:
9780124115651

About the serial-volume-editor

Hans-Joachim Knölker

Curriculum Vitae: Hans-Joachim Knölker born on July, 29th 1958 in Rehren (Germany) ________________________________________________________________________________ 10.1978 – 02.1983 Chemistry studies at the Universities of Göttingen and Hannover; diploma thesis on “Regioselective Transformations of Bicyclo[3.3.0]octanes” in the research group of Prof. Dr. E. Winterfeldt, University of Hannover 03.1983 – 05.1985 Ph.D. thesis on "Stereoselective Cyclopentanone Annulations" with Prof. E. Winterfeldt at the University of Hannover 12.1985 – 12.1986 Postdoctoral studies with Prof. K. P. C. Vollhardt at the Department of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, USA, working on "Cobalt-Mediated [2+2+2] Cycloadditions of Imidazoles" 01.1987 – 02.1990 Habilitation at the University of Hannover on "Transition Metal-Mediated Syntheses of Heterocycles" 03.1990 ADUC award 1989 of the German Chemical Society 07.1990 Lecturer award of the Fund of German Chemical Industry 01.1991 Gerhard-Hess award of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) 02.1991 Offer of a professorship for Organic Chemistry at the University of Münster 02.1991 Offer of a chair for Organic Chemistry at the University of Karlsruhe 04.1991 Offer of a professorship for Organic Chemistry at the University of Bonn 05.1991 Offer of a chair for Organic Chemistry at the University of Marburg 08.1991 – 11.2001 Full professor of Organic Chemistry at the University of Karlsruhe 10.1995 – 09.1997 Chairman of the Chemistry Department at the University of Karlsruhe 10. – 11.1998 Visiting professor at the University of Tsukuba, Japan, as fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) 01.2000 Visiting professor in India on invitation of the Indian National Science Academy (INSA) 11.2000 Offer of a chair of Organic Chemistry at the Technical University of Dresden 02.2001 Offer of the Regius Chair of Chemistry at the University of Glasgow 07.2001 Offer of a chair in Synthetic Organic Ch