20. Biological formation and reactions of cyanates

  1. Saul Patai
  1. Sasson Cohen and
  2. Edna Oppenheimer

Published Online: 16 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470771532.ch4

Cyanates and Their Thio Derivatives: Volume 2 (1977)

Cyanates and Their Thio Derivatives: Volume 2 (1977)

How to Cite

Cohen, S. and Oppenheimer, E. (1977) Biological formation and reactions of cyanates, in Cyanates and Their Thio Derivatives: Volume 2 (1977) (ed S. Patai), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470771532.ch4

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem

Author Information

  1. Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Israel

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 14 DEC 1977

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471994787

Online ISBN: 9780470771532

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Keywords:

  • potassium salt;
  • biological interest;
  • sulphur analogues;
  • inorganic cyanates;
  • acceptcd nomenclature

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Biological Formation of Cyanates

  • Reaction of Cyanates with Biologically-important Functional Groups

  • Reaction of Cyanates with Individual Proteins

  • Reaction of Cyanates with Nucleic Acids and Their Constituents

  • Action of Cyanates at the Cellular Level

  • Toxicology and Pharmacology of Cyanates

  • Concluding Notes

  • References