By Christine L. Willis
This sensible publication makes use of a variety of examples in a flexible method of the layout of powerful syntheses. Retrosynthetic analysis--a approach to picking out uncomplicated beginning fabrics for a synthesis--is brought with emphasis at the significance of bond polarity and practical crew interconversions. the subsequent part discusses how a good path to a objective molecule containing multiple useful team will be undefined, whereas later chapters evaluation tools for the regulate of chemo-, regio-, and stereoselectivity, and comprise a dialogue of shielding teams. eventually, 4 syntheses of pyrrolidine alkaloids are in comparison utilizing formerly defined principles.