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asymmetric synthesis

[¦ā·sə¦me·trik ′sin·thə·səs]
(organic chemistry)
Chemical synthesis of a pure enantiomer, or of an enantiomorphic mixture in which one enantiomer predominates, without the use of resolution.
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Markus provides the scientific vision of human cancer genetics revealing cancer dependencies and targeting those dependencies, even when they are viewed as challenging, by exploiting advances in modern asymmetric synthesis and chemical biology.
Overviews address structural types of [beta]-amino acid targets and those present in natural products, and other papers address advances in the synthesis of oligomers, methods of the asymmetric synthesis of cyclic and open-chain [beta]-amino acids, and preparing libraries of enantopure [beta]-amino acids using combinatorial approaches.
Another major theme of the conference was advances in asymmetric synthesis.
Topics are organized into the following sections: oxidation, reduction, asymmetric synthesis, and functional group manipulations
The book opens with reviews on asymmetric synthesis of azetidinones, and on annelation effects in the thiophene series.
The book is clearly structured, and divided into two sections -- asymmetric synthesis of heterocycles containing only one nitrogen and that of those with more than one nitrogen as a heteroatom -- such that the necessary information may be found at a glance.
com/research/c0bf92/catalysis_in_asymm) has announced the addition of John Wiley and Sons Ltd's new report "Catalysis in Asymmetric Synthesis, 2nd Edition" to their offering.
The Chiral Pool: Asymmetric Synthesis with Natural Products as Starting Materials
A veritable "Who's who" of asymmetric synthesis introduces the reader to the leaders in the field with a four-page concentrate of their area of research along with a short biography.
CHIRAL DRUGS AND THE ASSOCIATED ASYMMETRIC SYNTHESIS (Jiange Zhang (Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou, P.

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