ISBN 9788131231340,Pharmaceutical Chemistry Of Natural Products

Pharmaceutical Chemistry Of Natural Products



Elsevier Publishing Company

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9788131231340

ISBN-10 8131231348

Paper Back

Number of Pages 816 Pages
Language (English)

Medicine: general issues

g the inadequacy in teaching/learning of chemistry of natural products by providing enormous information about naturally obtained medicinally useful compounds.

Key Features

Logical and concise presentation of content as per the needs of the students
Incorporation of all chemical and pharmaceutical aspects of the natural products
Systematic and consistent organization of chapters: overview, nomenclature, classification, qualitative chemical tests, and general physical and chemical properties
Detailed discussion on pharmaceutically important natural products with the source, pharmacological properties and uses, along with their general properties
Interesting and user-friendly presentation of pharmacological action, to help the students quickly recapitulate the action of the drug
Simplified presentation of structural elucidation along with structures of compounds, which helps to reproduce well in examinations
Structure-activity relationship (SAR) of some important groups of natural products, e.g. estrogens, progesterones, penicillins, etc.
Comprehensive coverage of syllabi of all the major Indian universities, AICTE and the PCI
Table Of Contents
1. Introduction

2. Carbohydrates

3. Glycosides

4. Amino acids, peptides and proteins

5. Alkaloids

6. Steroids and hormones

7. Terpenoids

8. Flavonoids

9. Vitamins

10. Antibiotics

11. Purines, pyrimidines and nucleic acids

12. Enzymes

13. Lipids, oils and waxes