Monosaccharides: Their Chemistry and Their Roles in Natural Products


SKU: 9780471953432
Author: Collins, Peter C Ferrier, Robert J
Publication Date: 07/05/1995
Publisher: Wiley
Binding: Paperback
Media: Book
This item is on backorder and will take an additional 5-7 business days for processing.


This timely text relates the vast field of monosaccharide chemistry to synthetic organic chemistry and biological processes. Classifies monosaccharides and their reactions according to the reaction site. Details the structures and chemical reactions, indicating how monosaccharides may be used in synthesis and how they exist in nature as major segments of biologically important compounds. Includes 1000 references which provide readers with access to relevant literature.