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bioinorganic chemistry

[‚bī·ō‚in·ȯr¦gan·ik ′kem·ə·strē]
(biochemistry)
The application of the principles of inorganic chemistry to problems of biology and biochemistry. Also known as inorganic biochemistry; metallobiochemistry.
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Wu, "Synthesis, crystal structure, spectroscopic properties, and interaction with Ct-DNA of Zn(II) with 2-aminoethanethiol hydrochloride ligand," Bioinorganic Chemistry and Applications, vol.
Therefore, the research of nickel(II) complexes has attracted more and more attention and become more and more important in the field of bioinorganic and coordination chemistry [21].
Aviles et al., "Studies of the antiproliferative activity of ruthenium (II) Cyclopentadienyl-derived complexes with nitrogen coordinated ligands," Bioinorganic Chemistry and Applications, vol.
With its emphasis on coordination chemistry but coverage of bioinorganic chemistry and instrumental analysis as well, the authors describe the history of early developments in inorganic chemistry and include five experiments with each topic, covering Werner's notion and the synthesis and analysis of cobalt ammine coordination compounds, molecular geometry and stability through solid and solution phase analysis, substitution reactions, electron transfer reactions, metals in medicine (including the synthesis and biological reactivity of a platinum anti-cancer drug), metals in environmental bioremediation and in molecular biology, and oxidation of a natural production by a catalyst.
Ingrid Pickering from the University of Saskatchewan gave a talk on X-ray absorption spectroscopy and imaging in the Environmental Bioinorganic Chemistry symposium organized by Jurgen Gailer, ACIC.
Supuran, "Metal-based antibacterial and antifungal agents: synthesis, characterization, and in vitro biological evaluation of Co(II), Cu(II), Ni(II), and Zn(II) complexes with amino acid-derived compounds," Bioinorganic Chemistry and Applications, vol.
Activation of small molecules; organometallic and bioinorganic perspectives.
Just for thought--in chemistry itself, there is an extensive compartmentalization: organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, analytical chemistry, bioorganic chemistry, bioinorganic chemistry, biochemistry, biological chemistry, medicinal chemistry, biophysical chemistry, computational chemistry, theoretical chemistry, quantum chemistry, polymer chemistry, physical chemistry, surface chemistry, material chemistry, chemical physics, environmental chemistry, green chemistry, catalytic chemistry, protein chemistry, chemical toxicology, applied chemistry, engineering chemistry, etc.!
Cui, "Synthesis and antiproliferative activity of steroidal thiosemicarbazone platinum (Pt(II)) complexes," Bioinorganic Chemistry and Applications, vol.
Updated and expanded to cover the literature as of the end of 2005, it covers basic kinetic and mechanistic terminology and methodology, ligand substitution reactions, stereochemical change, reaction mechanism of organometallic systems, oxidation-reduction reactions, inorganic photochemistry, bioinorganic systems, and experimental methods.