By Michael Wink
This fascinating new quantity presents an updated survey of the biochemistry and body structure of plant secondary metabolism. the quantity commences with an outline of the biochemistry, body structure and serve as of secondary metabolism, via specific reports of the main teams of secondary metabolites: alkaloids and betalains, cyanogenic glucosides, glucosinolates and nonprotein amino acids, phenyl propanoids and comparable phenolics, terpenoids, cardiac glycosides and saponins. a last bankruptcy discusses the evolution of secondary metabolism.
This conscientiously compiled new version brings jointly chapters from a few of the world's top specialists in plant secondary metabolism. thoroughly revised and taken correct brand new with a lot new info, this quantity is a necessary buy for complex scholars, researchers and execs in biochemistry, body structure, molecular biology, genetics, plant sciences, agriculture, drugs, pharmacology and pharmacy, operating within the educational and commercial sectors, together with these operating within the pesticide and pharmaceutical industries. Libraries in all universities and learn institutions the place those topics are studied and taught will desire copies of this glorious quantity on their shelves.
- A better half quantity Annual Plant stories quantity 39, services and Biotechnology of Plant Secondary Metabolites, moment Edition, Edited by means of M. Wink, can also be available.
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