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Title Biochirality : origins, evolution and molecular recognition / Pedro Cintas, editor ; with contributions by D.B. Amabilino [and 18 others].
Published Heidelberg : Springer, [2013]
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 Floor3  QD3 .F58 Bd.333 2013    IN LIBRARY
  
Description viii, 314 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Series Topics in current chemistry ; 333.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical refrences and index.
Contents Early history of the recognition of molecular biochirality -- Synthesis and chirality of amino acids under interstellar conditions -- Chemical and physical models for the emergence of biological homochirality -- Biomolecules at interfaces: chiral, naturally -- Stochastic mirror symmetry breaking: theoretical mdels and simulation of experiments -- Self-assembly of dendritic dipeptides as a model of chiral selection in primitive biological systems -- Chirality and protein biosynthesis -- Erratum to: synthesis and chirality of amino acids under interstellar conditions -- Erratum to: stochastic mirror symmetry breaking: theoretical models and simulation of experiments.
Note Also issued online.
Subject Chirality.
Biomolecules.
Molecular recognition.
Related Names Amabilino, David B., author.
Cintas, P. (Pedro), editor of compilation.
ISBN 3642376258
9783642376252
OCLC number 830367464