Contents: A.G. Gonzalez and J. Bermejo Barrera: Chemistry and Sources of Mo- and Bicyclic Sesquiterpenes from Ferula Species. - G. Prota: The Chemistry of Melanins and Melagenesis. - H.J.M. Gijsen, J.B.P.A. Wijnberg, and Ae. de Groot: Structure, Occurrence, Biosynthesis, Biological Activity, Synthesis, and Chemistry of Aromadendrane Sesquiterpeids. The volumes of this classic series, w referred to simply as Zechmeister after its founder, L. Zechmeister, have appeared under the Springer Imprint ever since the series' inauguration in 1938. The volumes contain contributions on various topics related to the origin, distribution, chemistry, synthesis, biochemistry, function or use of various classes of naturally occurring substances ranging from small molecules to biopolymers. Each contribution is written by a recognized authority in his field and provides a comprehensive and up-to-date review of the topic in question. Addressed to biologists, techlogists, and chemists alike, the series can be used by the expert as a source of information and literature citations and by the n-expert as a means of orientation in a rapidly developing discipline.
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Date of Publication
Fortschritte der Chemie Organischer Naturstoffe / Progress in the Chemistry of Organic Natural Products