13. Biological Formation and Reactions of Hydrazo, Azo and Azoxy Groups

  1. Saul Patai Professor
  1. Tetsuo Miyadera

Published Online: 22 JUL 2004

DOI: 10.1002/0470023414.ch13

Hydrazo, Azo and Azoxy Groups, Volume 1 and Volume 2 (1975)

Hydrazo, Azo and Azoxy Groups, Volume 1 and Volume 2 (1975)

How to Cite

Miyadera, T. (1975) Biological Formation and Reactions of Hydrazo, Azo and Azoxy Groups, in Hydrazo, Azo and Azoxy Groups, Volume 1 and Volume 2 (1975) (ed S. Patai), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470023414.ch13

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

Author Information

  1. Central Research Laboratories, Sankyo Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 JUL 2004
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1975

Book Series:

  1. PATAI'S Chemistry of Functional Groups

Book Series Editors:

  1. Saul Patai

Series Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471669241

Online ISBN: 9780470023419

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Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Abbreviations

  • Introduction

  • Natural Occurrence of Hydrazo, Azo and Azoxy Compounds

    • Azoxy Compounds

      • Macrozamin and Cycasin

      • Elaiomycin and LL-BH 872a

    • Hydrazo Compounds: Spinamycin

  • Metabolic Reactions of Hydrazo, Azo and Azoxy Compounds

    • Acetylation of Hydrazides and Hydrazines to Hydrazo Compounds

    • Azo Reduction

    • Oxidative and Hydrolytic Cleavage of N[BOND]C Bonds

    • Carcinogenic Alkylation of Aliphatic Compounds

      • Cycasin

      • Hydrazo-, Azo- and Azoxyalkanes

    • Carcinogenesis of 1-methyl-2-benzylhydrazine Derivative (Procarbazine)

    • Formation of an Azo Carcinogen from Aryldimethyltriazenes

    • Carcinogenic Metabolism of Azobenzene Derivatives

  • Oxidation of Thiols to Disulphides by Azo Compounds and the Resulting Biological Effects

    • General

    • Azoester

    • Diamide

    • Biological Effects of Azoester, Diamide and Some Azo Compounds on Bacterial Growth

    • Effects of Diamide on Protein Synthesis in Rabbit Reticulocytes

    • Other Biological Effects of Diamide and Azoester

  • Antifungal Action of Hydrazo and Azo Compounds

  • Enzymic Formation of Azobenzenes from Anilines in Soils

  • Biological Nitrogen Fixation Possibly Involving Diimide and Hydrazine Intermediates

  • Introduction of Phenylazo Group into Proteins and Amino Acids

    • Chromophoric Labelling

    • Immunochemical Reaction of Proteins with Diazotized Amines with the Formation of an Azo Linkage

  • References