Organic Synthesis Highlights, Kt, Vol.2
From Book News, Inc. A collection of 40 articles which survey recent accomplishments and current trends in synthetic organic chemistry. The first part of the volume describes new methods and reagents and covers results from the fields of asymmetric synthesis, organometallic chemistry, and biocatalysis. The second part details the applications of these methods in the development of new routes to classes of natural products and to individual target compounds including calicheamicin and rapamicin. The articles are updated and revised from their original appearance, 1988-1993, in the members' journal of the German Chemical Society. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.
Book Description A paperback edition of bestseller. The forty chapters in this book bear witness to the creativity and talent which have led to the recent advances in organic synthesis, a core aspect of organic chemistry. Both advanced students and researchers active in the field will welcome this book as a source of ideas and inspiration.