By Teresa Rocha-Santos, Armando C. Duarte
Seas and oceans supply a variety of temperature, strain, mild and chemical conditions thus permitting a large range of marine organisms from shallow coastal waters to the deep ocean. those assets can be utilized to acquire new items and improve providers, and in flip support to provide solutions to the demanding situations that have an effect on our planet, together with supplying a sustainable offer of nutrients and effort, new business fabrics and procedures, new bioactive compounds, and new healthiness remedies. Marine compounds were pointed out as having antibacterial, anticoagulant, antifungal, antimalarial, antiprotozoal, antituberculosis, and antiviral actions. the most important assets of those bioactive compounds are marine sponges, coelenterates, and microorganisms, by means of algae, echinoderms, tunicates, molluscs, and bryozoans.
The discovery of bioactive compounds from marine samples is a scorching subject contemplating the present need for sustainable use of marine assets. This e-book is a accomplished review of the analytical techniques employed within the discovery and characterization of bioactive compounds remoted from (all attainable) marine samples and offers destiny views of analytical methodologies. This evaluation contains an evaluate of the sampling and guidance of extracts, the separation and isolation of bioactive compounds, their structural characterization and the appliance of bioassays within the discovery of bioactive compounds.
- Comprehensive insurance of analytical innovations and applications
- Clear diagrams to competently help very important topics
- Real examples of functions of analytical recommendations within the look for new bioactive compounds
Read Online or Download Analysis of Marine Samples in Search of Bioactive Compounds PDF
Best oceanography books
This e-book provides an international hydrographic description of the thermohaline flow, an advent to the theoretical facets of this phenomenon, and observational facts for the speculation. The hydrographic description and the observational facts are according to facts assets, on hand through net, commonly from the area Oceanographic test (WOCE).
This publication offers an in-depth dialogue of the organic and ecological geography of the oceans. It synthesizes in the community constrained reports of the sea to generate an international geography of the mammoth marine global. in response to styles of algal ecology, the booklet divides the sea into 4 fundamental booths, that are then subdivided into secondary cubicles.
Wave movement is among the broadest clinical matters in nature, specifically water waves within the near-shore sector which current extra richness and complexity of variability with appreciate to deep-water waves. Dynamics of floor Waves in Coastal Waters: Wave-Current-Bottom Interactions develops the common uncomplicated theories (e.
Selection of Metals in traditional Waters, Sediments and Soils offers analytic labs with a complete evaluate of some of the equipment on hand for research of metals and serves as a handbook to figure out steel concentrations in numerous media corresponding to ordinary waters, waste waters, sediments and soils.
- Advances in Geophysics, Vol. 47
- Physics of Tsunamis (2nd Edition)
- Oceanography and marine biology. : volume 26 an annual review
- Jacques Cousteau: The Sea King
Extra info for Analysis of Marine Samples in Search of Bioactive Compounds
D'Souza, G. Rameshkumar, Appl. Biochem. Biotechnol. 162 (2010) 1039–1051.  S. Kawabata, R. Nagayama, M. Hirata, T. L. Agarwala, T. Saito, J. Cho, H. Nakajima, T. Takagi, S. Iwanaga, J. Biochem. 120 (1996) 1253–1260.  T. Osaki, M. Omotezako, R. Nagayama, M. Hirata, S. Iwanaga, J. Kasahara, J. Hattori, I. Ito, H. Sugiyama, S. Kawabata, J. Biol. Chem. 274 (1999) 26172.  T. Saito, S. Kawabata, T. Shigenaga, Y. Takayenoki, J. Cho, H. Nakajima, M. Hirata, S. Iwanaga, J. Biochem. 117 (1995) 1131–1137.
L. Harvey, Drug Discov. Today 13 (2008) 894–901. P. W. S. Shouche, R. Roy, J. P. Sarma, Microbiol. Res 161 (2006) 252–262.  M. ), Using Old Solutions to New Problems - Natural Drug Discovery in the 21st Century, InTech, Rijeka, 2013.  P. -K. Kim, Food Res. Int. 56 (2014) 115–125.  C. M. R. Colwell, Nature 459 (2009) 180–184.  B. Haefner, DDT 8 (2003) 536–544.  A. Horta, S. Pinteus, C. Alves, N. Fino, J. Silva, S. Fernandez, A. Rodrigues, R. Pedrosa, Mar. Drugs 12 (2014) 1676–1689.
Opin. Biotechnol. 10 (1999) 240–246. V. M. D. N. K. Bhadekar, Ann. Microbiol. 60 (2010) 693–699.  P. A. Edrada, R. Ebel, Appl. Microbial. Biotechnol. 59 (2002) 125–134. F. S. L. P. Saludes, Nat. Rev. Drug Discov. 8 (2009) 69–85.  J. Svenson, Phytochem. Rev. 12 (2013) 567–578.  M. B. Strom, J. Svenson, M. F. Milne, V. H. Andersen, E. Hansen, K. Stensvag, T. Haug, Org. Lett. 12 (2010) 4752–4755.  L. Bohlin, U. Goransson, C. Alsmark, C. Weden, A. Backlund, Phytochem. Rev. 9 (2010) 279–301.