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Monoterpenoid Indole Alkaloids, Supplement to Part 4, Volume 25

Monoterpenoid Indole Alkaloids, Supplement to Part 4, Volume 25

J. Edwin Saxton (Editor)

ISBN: 978-0-471-95112-4

Jan 1995

860 pages

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Internationally renowned specialists present a comprehensive survey of the latest advances in this area. The biosynthetic and structural relationships of these compounds are summarized and newly discovered alkaloids described. Discusses versatile biomimetic procedures as well as the pharmacology and clinical applications of monoterpenoid indole alkaloids. Botanical names of all plants cited have been extensively referenced.
The Biosynthesis of Terpenoid Indole Alkaloids.

Alkaloids Derived from Tryptamine and an Unrearranged Monoterpene Unit.

The Corynantheine-Heteroyohimbine Group.

The Yohimbine Group.

The Akuammidine-Quebrachidine-Ervatamine-Gelsemine-Akuammiline Group.

The Uleine-Ellipticine-Vallesamine-Ngouniensine Group.

The Strychnos Alkaloids.

The Aspidospermine Group.

The Eburnamine-Vincamine Group.

The Ibogamine-Catharanthine Group.

Bisindole Alkaloids.

The Cinchona Alkaloids.


Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Clinical Applications of the Monoterpenoid Alkaloids.