Chapter 5. Pyrimidine Nucleobase Radical Reactivity

  1. Marc M. Greenberg
  1. Marc M. Greenberg

Published Online: 28 SEP 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470526279.ch5

Radical and Radical Ion Reactivity in Nucleic Acid Chemistry

Radical and Radical Ion Reactivity in Nucleic Acid Chemistry

How to Cite

Greenberg, M. M. (2009) Pyrimidine Nucleobase Radical Reactivity, in Radical and Radical Ion Reactivity in Nucleic Acid Chemistry (ed M. M. Greenberg), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470526279.ch5

Editor Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 SEP 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 SEP 2009

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series of Reactive Intermediates in Chemistry and Biology

Book Series Editors:

  1. Steven E. Rokita

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470255582

Online ISBN: 9780470526279

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Keywords:

  • pyrimidine nucleobase radical reactivity;
  • diastereomeric nucleobase peroxyl radicals and conformational isomers;
  • nucleobase radicals - reactive intermediate components in nucleic acids

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Formal Tandem Lesion Formation from Nucleobase σ-Radicals

  • Summary and Future Directions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References