Active Oxygen in Biochemistry by Raymond Y. N. Ho, Joel F. Liebman (auth.), Joan Selverstone

By Raymond Y. N. Ho, Joel F. Liebman (auth.), Joan Selverstone Valentine, Christopher S. Foote, Arthur Greenberg, Joel F. Liebman (eds.)

The box of "Oxygen Activation" has attracted massive curiosity lately, not just since it provides demanding situations in these fields of easy study that objective to appreciate the basic elements of chemical and organic reactions that contain dioxygen, but in addition due to its wide variety of functional implications in such different fields as drugs, synthesis of prescription drugs and different natural compounds, fabrics technology, and atmospheric technology. this is often the second one of 2 volumes that target the topic of oxygen activation, the 1st slanted towards chemistry and the second one towards organic chemistry. We deliberate those volumes to be extra normal than many monographs of this kind, now not as targeted summaries of the authors' personal learn yet particularly as basic overviews of the sector. Our collection of themes was once strongly prompted by means of our syllabus for a path entitled "Oxygen Chemistry," which folks have two times taught together at UCLA. Definition of significant concerns, horizons, and destiny customers used to be a massive target, and, even supposing completely complete insurance was once impossible, we think that we have got selected a consultant choice of learn subject matters present to the sector. now we have exact this paintings to a various viewers starting from execs in fields from physics to medication to starting graduate scholars who're attracted to speedily buying the fundamentals of this field.

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