By J.W. Gorrod, P. Jacob III
This publication presents for the 1st time a unmarried finished resource of data at the analytical chemistry of nicotine and comparable alkaloids. The editors have introduced jointly scientists from academia and the tobacco to explain the state of the art of the chemistry and analytical tools for size of nicotine. either the scope and element of the publication are extraordinary. Chapters describe the heritage, pharmacology and toxicology of nicotine, the biosynthesis of nicotine and different alkaloids within the tobacco plant, the final chemistry of nicotine and the analytical methodologies which have been used to degree nicotine and comparable alkaloids in organic specimens, in tobacco and pharmaceutical items and in tobacco smoke. there's additionally a finished overview of the chemistry and toxicology of nicotine-derived nitrosamines, a tremendous category of tobacco cancer agents.
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