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Their Importance in Nature and Human Life

Edited by Joanna Kurek

Adam Mickiewicz University

"Alkaloids" is intended for by chemistry, biochemistry, pharmacy, and other medical students, biologists, chemists, biochemists, and other professionals involved in the field of alkaloids. All chapters in this book are written by professionals in the areas of alkaloid chemistry, biology, pharmacy, and other interesting applications. The chapters cover interesting and less obvious information about different groups of alkaloids.

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AlkaloidsTheir Importance in Nature and Human LifeEdited by Joanna Kurek

Published: November 13th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.73336

ISBN: 978-1-78984-577-8

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-576-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-78984-692-8

Copyright year: 2019

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6252 Total Chapter Downloads

12 Crossref Citations

7 Web of Science Citations

28 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: Alkaloids - Their Importance in Nature and for Human Life

By Joanna Kurek


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2. Alkaloids of Pharmacological Importance in Catharanthus roseus

By Hebert Jair Barrales-Cureño, César Reyes Reyes, Irma Vásquez García, Luis Germán López Valdez, Adrián Gómez De Jesús, Juan Antonio Cortés Ruíz, Leticia Mónica Sánchez Herrera, María Carmina Calderón Caballero, Jesús Antonio Salazar Magallón, Jose Espinoza Perez and Jorge Montiel Montoya


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3. Synthesis of Tropane Derivatives

By Abdulmajeed Salih Hamad Alsamarrai


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4. Food Glycoalkaloids: Distribution, Structure, Cytotoxicity, Extraction, and Biological Activity

By Md Abu Bakar Siddique and Nigel Brunton


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5. Anti-Corrosive Properties of Alkaloids on Metals

By Hui-Jing Li, Weiwei Zhang and Yan-Chao Wu


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