Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VIII
  2. Invited Review

    1. Francesco Peri, Laura Cipolla, Eleonora Forni, Francesco Nicotra
      Pages 19-32
    2. Ladislav Petruš, Mária Petrušová, Duy-Phong Pham-Huu, Erika Lattová, Božena Pribulová, Jozef Turjan
      Pages 33-42
  3. Contributions

    1. Karl Dax, Martin Albert, David Hammond, Carina Illaszewicz, Thomas Purkarthofer, Martin Tscherner et al.
      Pages 77-98
    2. Ian Cumpstey, Antony J. Fairbanks, Alison J. Redgrave
      Pages 99-116
    3. Philip R. Skaanderup, Lene Hyldtoft, Robert Madsen
      Pages 117-122
    4. Christian Sund, Swantje Thiering, Joachim Thiem, Jürgen Kopf, Markus Stark
      Pages 135-147
    5. Michael E. Jung, Akemi Toyota, Erik de Clercq, Jan Balzarini
      Pages 149-170
    6. Irmgard Wenzl, Norbert Neuwirth, Alexander G. Hedenetz, Christian Fiedler, Hansjörg Streicher, Frank M. Unger et al.
      Pages 181-190
    7. Herwig Häusler, Karen Rupitz, Arnold E. Stütz, Stephen G. Withers
      Pages 205-210
    8. Paul Kosma, Martina Strobl, Andreas Hofinger, Jens Ø. Duus, Bent O. Petersen, Klaus Bock et al.
      Pages 211-220
    9. Markus Weymann, Martin Schulz-Kukula, Stephan Knauer, Horst Kunz
      Pages 221-237
    10. Hanspeter Kählig, Katharina Dietrich, Silke Dorner
      Pages 239-248

About this book


This book includes a collection of minireviews and research papers written by international leaders in the field of carbohydrate chemistry as well as promising young talents. The contents of the contributions span from natural products over structure elucidation with special emphasis on spectroscopy, syntheses and synthetic methods, biological activities, applications of carbohydrates and carbohydrate mimetics as well as their use as molecular scaffolds and carriers of biological information. The reader will get a representative overview of state-of-the-art research topics and approaches.


Antigen Carrier Disaccharid Fluor Polysaccharid Rearrangement carbohydrate chemistry carbohydrates chemistry natural product spectroscopy synthesis

Editors and affiliations

  • Walther Schmid
    • 1
  • Arnold E. Stütz
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Organic ChemistryUniversity of ViennaViennaAustria
  2. 2.Institute of Organic ChemistryTechnical University of GrazGrazAustria

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