Glycochemical Synthesis

Strategies and Applications
by Shang-Cheng Hung & Medel Manuel L. Zulueta

Publisher: Wiley

Publication Date: September 14, 2016

ISBN: 9781119006473

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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This book is a comprehensive and concise review on principles, strategies, and crucial advances in glycochemistry. It focuses on synthesis and practical applications and emphasizes state-of-the-art approaches to the assembly and design of sugars.

•    Provides detailed discussion on specific topics like oligosaccharide assembly and design of sugars, techniques in glycoconjugate preparation, multivalency, and carbohydrate-based drug design
•    Uses notable examples, like solution-based one-pot methods and automated methods for sugar assembly, to illustrate important concepts and advances in a rapidly emerging field
•    Discusses practical applications of carbohydrates, like medicine, therapeutics, drug and vaccine development