Chapter 12. Biochemistry of Triple-Bonded Functional Groups

  1. Professor Saul Patai
  1. Derek V. Banthorpe

Published Online: 29 JUL 2004

DOI: 10.1002/0470024771.ch12

Triple Bonded Functional Groups (1994)

Triple Bonded Functional Groups (1994)

How to Cite

Banthorpe, D. V. (1994) Biochemistry of Triple-Bonded Functional Groups, in Triple Bonded Functional Groups (1994) (ed S. Patai), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470024771.ch12

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, University College London, 20 Gordon Street, London WC1H OAH, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 JUL 2004
  2. Published Print: 31 OCT 1994

Book Series:

  1. PATAI'S Chemistry of Functional Groups

Book Series Editors:

  1. Professor Saul Patai and
  2. Professor Zvi Rappoport

Series Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471935599

Online ISBN: 9780470024775

SEARCH

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Alkynes, Polyalkynes and Derived Compounds

    • Naturally Occurring Types

    • Biosynthetic Pathways

      • Straight-chain Compounds

      • Alicyclic and Heterocyclic Compounds

  • Cyanogenic Glycosides

    • Types

    • Biosynthesis

    • Hydrolysis

    • Physiological Role

  • Other Cyano Compounds

    • Cyanolipids

    • Nitriles

    • Isonitriles

      • Compounds from Terrestrial Sources

      • Compounds from Marine Sources

    • Thiocyanates

  • Biological Topics

    • Biological Activity

    • Tissue Culture

    • Chemotaxonomy

    • Miscellaneous

  • References