Challenges and Solutions for Organic Synthesis
Jens Christoffers, Angelika Baro (eds.)
1. Edition - August 2005
ISBN 3-527-31107-6 - Wiley-VCH, Weinheim
Filling the gap in the literature, this book presents everything there is to know about this topic. By comprehensively covering the quaternary stereocenters found in a range of important and useful molecules in pharmaceutical and medicinal applications, as well as in thousands of natural products, the book provides the know-how chemists need to synthesize challenging molecules with numerous applications.
A must for organic chemists in academia, the pharmaceutical industry and medicine.
From the Contents:
Important Natural Products
Important Pharmaceuticals and Intermediates
Michael Reactions and Conjugate Additions
Alkylation of Ketones and Imines
Asymmetric Allylic Alkylation
Asymmetric Cross Coupling and Heck Reactions
Phase Transfer Catalysis