The Enchanted Ring: The Untold Story of Penicillin

The Enchanted Ring: The Untold Story of Penicillin

by John C Sheehan
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0262690853

ISBN-13: 9780262690850

Pub. Date: 04/26/1984

Publisher: MIT Press

The laboratory synthesis of penicillin, with its intractable beta-lactam structure or "enchanted ring," proved to be one of the most difficult problems ever undertaken by organic chemists. In this book, John Sheehan the man who succeeded in synthesizing penicillin after others had given up, recounts the discovery and development of this remarkable drug.

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The laboratory synthesis of penicillin, with its intractable beta-lactam structure or "enchanted ring," proved to be one of the most difficult problems ever undertaken by organic chemists. In this book, John Sheehan the man who succeeded in synthesizing penicillin after others had given up, recounts the discovery and development of this remarkable drug.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780262690850
Publisher:
MIT Press
Publication date:
04/26/1984
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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