By Michael Wink
This intriguing new quantity presents an up to date survey of the biochemistry and body structure of plant secondary metabolism. the amount commences with an outline of the biochemistry, body structure and serve as of secondary metabolism, via particular stories of the foremost 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 the various world's best specialists in plant secondary metabolism. thoroughly revised and taken correct modern with a lot new info, this quantity is an important buy for complex scholars, researchers and pros in biochemistry, body structure, molecular biology, genetics, plant sciences, agriculture, medication, pharmacology and pharmacy, operating within the educational and business sectors, together with these operating within the pesticide and pharmaceutical industries. Libraries in all universities and learn institutions the place those matters are studied and taught will desire copies of this glorious quantity on their shelves.
- A better half quantity Annual Plant studies quantity 39, capabilities and Biotechnology of Plant Secondary Metabolites, moment Edition, Edited through M. Wink, is additionally available.
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