Biotransformations in Organic Chemistry by Kurt Faber

By Kurt Faber

Using biocatalysts as enzymes and/or entire cells, bargains a impressive arsenal of hugely selective adjustments in preparative natural chemistry. a number of synthetically beneficial reactions may be catalysed via enzymes in a hugely selective demeanour. This publication pinpoints the chemo-, regio- and stereoselective changes which were proven to be Most worthy instead to the already present equipment for stereoselective synthesis. the kinds of response coated inter alia are: hydrolysis-condensation, redox-reactions, addition-elimination, carbon-carbon bond formation, halogenation, and so forth. designated innovations, similar to enzyme-immobilization and using biocatalysts in natural solvents are brought to the newcomer. this can be the 1st method of offer a condensed advent into this box written from the perspective of an natural chemist. This expert referencebook on Biotransformations in natural Chemistry is aimed toward graduate scholars in natural Chemistry and Biotechnology, scientists and execs who are looking to use the strong man made device of enzymes for contemporary preparative natural chemistry.

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