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Swift growth within the box of sialic acids has made it fascinating to assemble the hot facts approximately those targeted sugars and to proceed the sequence of books in this subject. In 1960, A. GOTTSCHALK wrote "The Chemistry and Biology of Sialic Acids and comparable components" (Cambridge collage Press) and in 1976, A. ROSENBERG and C. -L. SCHENGRUND released "Biological Roles of Sialic Acids" (Plenum Press). during this ebook emphasis is given to numerous smooth tools utilized in the isolation and research of sialic acids. New techniques to the synthesis of loose and sure sialic acids are defined and the monstrous box of prevalence and metabolism of those components is reviewed. Sialidoses are handled in a single of the chapters, simply because sialidases were famous as components of pathophysiological im­ portance. As wisdom is expanding concerning the involvement of sialic acids in lots of elements of telephone biology, one other bankruptcy is dedicated to those phenomena. With this ebook I intend to illustrate glossy developments in sialic acid chemistry and biochemistry, and that i wish that it'll be of functional use and locate its position in laboratories instead of in libraries. This ebook bargains a chance to thank all colleagues in lots of nations, together with my coworkers on the universities of Bochum and Kiel, for his or her cooperation, stimulating discussions and, extremely important, worthy feedback. the continual cooperation with J. F. G. VLIEGENTHART and his coworkers, Utrecht, has been lucrative in lots of respects.

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