Chemical Nomenclature

  • Siamak Cyrus Khojasteh
  • Harvey Wong
  • Cornelis E. C. A. Hop
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Abstract

Here we present information on the naming convention of various organic chemicals and common moieties used by medicinal chemists. We also included figures of typical five-membered, six-membered and bicyclic heterocyclic rings.

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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Siamak Cyrus Khojasteh
    • 1
  • Harvey Wong
    • 1
  • Cornelis E. C. A. Hop
    • 1
  1. 1.Genentech, Inc.San FranciscoUSA

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