10. Biological and environmental methylation of metals

  1. Frank R. Hartley
  1. Peter J. Craig

Published Online: 21 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470772263.ch10

The Metal - Carbon Bond: Volume 5 (1989)

The Metal - Carbon Bond: Volume 5 (1989)

How to Cite

Craig, P. J. (1989) Biological and environmental methylation of metals, in The Metal - Carbon Bond: Volume 5 (1989) (ed F. R. Hartley), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470772263.ch10

Editor Information

  1. Cranfield Institute of Technology, Cranfield, England

Author Information

  1. School of Chemistry, Leicester Polytechnic, P.O. Box 143, Leicester LE1 9BH, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 29 NOV 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471915560

Online ISBN: 9780470772263

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Keywords:

  • biological attack;
  • ethyl derivatives;
  • arsenic cycle;
  • methylation;
  • demethylation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Arsenic Methylation

  • Lead Methylation

  • Tin Methylation

  • Mercury Methylation

  • Methylation of Other Metallic Elements

  • References