Organic Chemistry With Biological Applications

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  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2010-01-01
  • Publisher: Brooks Cole
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Renowned for its easy-to-understand writing style and fresh perspective, John McMurry's ORGANIC CHEMISTRY WITH BIOLOGICAL APPLICATIONS offers full coverage of the foundations of organic chemistry?enhanced by biological examples throughout. Based on user feedback, McMurry continues to discuss the organic chemistry of biological pathways and now adds two dozen additional organic chemistry topics, as well as new problems, new illustrations, and new essays.

Table of Contents

Structure and Bonding
Polar Covalent Bonds; Acids and Bases
Organic Compounds: Alkanes and Their Stereochemistry
Organic Compounds: Cycloalkanes and Their Stereochemistry
Stereochemistry at Tetrahedral Centers
An Overview of Organic Reactions
Alkenes and Alkynes
Reactions of Alkenes and Alkynes
Aromatic Compounds
Structure Determination: Mass Spectrometry, Infrared Spectroscopy, and Ultraviolet Spectroscopy
Structure Determination: Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
Organohalides: Nucleophilic Substitutions and Eliminations
Alcohols, Phenols, and Thiols; Ethers and Sulfides
A Preview Of Carbonyl Chemistry
Aldehydes and Ketones: Nucleophilic Addition Reactions
Carboxylic Acids and Nitriles
Carboxylic Acid Derivatives: Nucleophilic Acyl Substitution Reactions
Carbonyl Alpha-Substitution and Condensation Reactions
Amines and Heterocycles
Biomolecules: Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins
Amino Acid Metabolism
Biomolecules: Carbohydrates
Carbohydrate Metabolism
Biomolecules: Lipids and Their Metabolism
Biomolecules: Nucleic Acids and Their Metabolism
Secondary Metabolites: An Introduction to Natural Products Chemistry
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