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Modern Heterocyclic Chemistry, 4 Volume Set

Modern Heterocyclic Chemistry, 4 Volume Set

Julio Alvarez-Builla (Editor), Juan Jose Vaquero (Editor), José Barluenga (Editor)

ISBN: 978-3-527-63773-7

Jul 2011

2530 pages


Since vitamins, hormones, antibiotics, pharmaceuticals, dyes and many other products all contain heterocycles, they play an important role in our everyday life.
The must-have reference in the field of heterocyclic compounds, comprehensively covering their synthesis, structure and chemical and physical properties in four volumes. It presents a wealth of information but stays userfriendly by focussing on the important facts.
An up-to-date source of high-quality information for all organic and medicinal chemists working in this field in industry and academia.
List of Contributors XVII

Volume 1

1. Heterocyclic Compounds: An Introduction 1
Julio Alvárez-Builla and José Barluenga

2. Three-Membered Heterocycles. Structure and Reactivity 11
S. Shaun Murphree

3. Four-Membered Heterocycles: Structure and Reactivity 163
Gérard Rousseau and Sylvie Robin

4. Five-Membered Heterocycles: Pyrrole and Related Systems 269
Jan Bergman and Tomasz Janosik

5. Five-Membered Heterocycles: Indole and Related Systems 377
José Barluenga and Carlos Valdés

6. Five-Membered Heterocycles: Furan 533
Henry N. C. Wong, Xue-Long Hou, Kap-Sun Yeung, and Hui Huang

7. Five-Membered Heterocycles: Benzofuran and Related Systems 593
Jie Wu

Volume 2

8. Five-Membered Heterocycles: 1,2-Azoles. Part 1. Pyrazoles 635
José Elguero, Artur M. S. Silva, and Augusto C. Tomé

9. Five-Membered Heterocycles: 1,2-Azoles. Part 2. Isoxazoles and Isothiazoles 727
Autur M. S. Silva, Augusto C. Tomé, Teresa M. V. D. Pinho e Melo, and José Elguero

10. Five-Membered Heterocycles: 1,3-Azoles 809
Julia Revuelta, Fabrizio Machetti, and Stefano Cicchi

11. Five-Membered Heterocycles with Two Heteroatoms: O and S Derivatives 925
David J. Wilkins

12. Five-Membered Heterocycles with Three Heteroatoms: Triazoles 989
Larry Yet

13. Oxadiazoles 1047
Giovanni Romeo and Ugo Chiacchio

Volume 3

14. Thiadiazoles 1253
Ugo Chiacchio and Giovanni Romeo

15. Five-Membered Heterocycles with Four Heteroatoms Tetrazoles 1401
Ulhas Bhatt

16. Six-Membered Heterocycles: Pyridines 1431
Concepción González-Bello and Luis Castedo

17. Six-Membered Heterocycles: Quinoline and Isoquinoline 1527
Ramón Alajarín Carolina Burgos

18. Six-Membered Rings with One Oxygen: Pyrylium Ion, Related Systems and Benzo-Derivatives 1631
Javier Santamaría and Carlos Valdés

19. Six-Membered Heterocycles: 1,2-, 1,3-, and 1.4-Diazines and Related Systems 1683
María-Pa Cabal

20. Six-Membered Heterocycles: Triazines, Tetrazines and Other Polyaza Systems 1777
Cristina Gómez de Oliva, Pilar Goya Laza, and Carmen Ochoa de Ocariz

Volume 4

21. Seven-Membered Heterocycles: Azepines, benzo Derivatives and Related Systems 1865
Juan J. Vaquero, Ana M. Cuadro, and Bernardo Herradón

22. Heterocycles Containing a Ring-Junction Nitrogen 1989
Juan J. Vaquero and Julio Alvarez-Builla

23. Phosphorus Heterocycles 2071
François Mathey

24. The Chemistry of 2-Azetidinones (β-Lactams) 2117
Benito Alcaide, Pedro Almendros, and Amparo Luna

25. The Chemistry of Benzodiazepines 2175
Carlos Valdés and Miguel Bayod

26. Porphyrins: Syntheses and Reactions 2231
Venkataramanarao G. Anand, Alagar Srinivasan, and Tavarekere K. Chandrashekar

27. New Materials Derived From Heterocyclic Systems 2275
Javier Santamaría and José L. García-Álvarez

28. Solid Phase and Combinatorial Chemistry in the Heterocyclic Field 2321
José M. Villalgordo

Index 2381 

“This resource will primarily interest researchers in the field.  Summing Up: Recommended.  Only comprehensive chemistry collections serving upper-division undergraduates and above.”  (Choice, 1 April 2012)

"For organic and medical chemists involved with heterocycles - and this means academics and industry professionals working with vitamins, hormones, antibiotics, pharmaceuticals, dyes, and many other products - this reference constitutes an indispensable comprehensive reference." (Book News, 1 October 2011)