ISBN-10:
3527334297
ISBN-13:
9783527334292
Pub. Date:
06/16/2014
Publisher:
Wiley
Encyclopedia of Marine Natural Products / Edition 2

Encyclopedia of Marine Natural Products / Edition 2

by Jean-Michel Kornprobst

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ISBN-13: 9783527334292
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 06/16/2014
Edition description: 2nd, Greatly Enlarged Edition
Pages: 2180
Product dimensions: 8.80(w) x 11.70(h) x 4.70(d)

About the Author

Jean-Michel Kornprobst worked for over 25 years on the chemical analysis of marine natural products, first in Dakar, Senegal and later in Nantes, France. He received his Ph.D. in chemical engineering at the Ecole Nationale Superieure in Montpellier and is currently emeritus at the University of Nantes, where he headed the laboratory of marine chemistry.

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Table of Contents

VOLUME 1: GENERAL ASPECTS, MICROORGANISMS, ALGAE, AND FUNGI
PART 1 GENERAL ASPECTS AND DOCUMENTARY RESOURCES
Systems of Classification of Living Organisms: Great Steps in Chemical and Biological Evolution
General Information on the Marine Environment
Chemistry of Marine Natural Products: Originality, Diversity, Distribution
Basic Marine Pharmacology
Documentary Resources
PART 2 ARCHAEA (ARCHAEBACTERIA) AND EUBACTERIA
Archaea
Eubacteria 1
Eubacteria 2
PART 3 PHOTOSYNTHETIC EUKARYOTES
Bacillariophyceae (Diatoms)
Chrysophyceae, Raphidophyceae, Haptophyceae
Dinophyceae (Dinoflagellates)
Chlorophyceae (Green Algae) and Marine Spermatophyta
Rhodophyceae (Red Algae)
Phaeophyceae (Brown Algae)
Major Uses of Macroalgae
PART 4 FUNGI AND OTHER UNICELLULAR NONPHOTOSYNTHETIC EUKARYOTES
Fungi
Thraustochytrids and Ciliates
Introduction to Marine Biotechnology
VOLUME 2: PORIFERA, CNIDARIA, AND CTENOPHORA
PART 5 DIPLOBLASTIC ORGANISMS: PORIFERA, CNIDARIA, CTENOPHORA
Porifera (Sponges)
Cnidaria and Ctenophora
VOLUME3: PROTOSTOMES AND DEUTEROSTOMES
PART 6 PROTOSTOMES
Worm-like Organisms 1
Bryozoans, Phoronida, Brachiopoda
Mollusks
Arthropoda
Introduction to chemical ecology
PART 7 DEUTEROSTOMES
Echinodermata
Worm-like Organisms 2: Chaetognatha, Hemichordata (Enteropneusta and Pterobranchia)
Ascidians (Tunicates)
Vertebrates: Fish, Reptiles, and Mammals

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