17th Euchem Conference on Stereochemistry
Bürgenstock, April 26 - May 2, 1981

Jean Mathieu

Guest of Honor:

Sir Derek H R Barton


MONDAY Moderator: J E Baldwin

I Fleming

Some uses of silicon compounds in organic synthesis

P D Magnus

Recent developments in alkaloid and stereoid synthesis

J F Normant

Stereoselective synthesis of alkenes and dienes via organocopper reagents


TUESDAY Moderator: D Arigoni

B Samuelsson

Leukotrienes: new group of biological active compounds

J Seyden Penne

Selective carbon-carbon bond formation by conjugate addition of acyl equivalents to α,β-ethylenic aldehydes and ketones

Y Kishi

Natural product synthesis


WEDNESDAY Moderator: J Ficini

J Tsuji

New synthetic methods for steroids

A Krief

New synthetic reactions using selenium as a precursor of functionality


THURSDAY Moderator: R Huisgen

N J Leonard

Dimensional probes of ATP-enzyme binding sites

G Wulff

Chiral structures in synthetic polymers - approaches towards the synthesis of receptor models

H Frauenfelder

Protein dynamics


FRIDAY Moderator: J D Dunitz

K Wüthrich

Three-dimensional structures of proteins in solution and bound to lipid micelles: static and dynamic features observed by NMR

J Richardson

The natural history of 3-dimensional protein structure

T L Blundell

The conformation and molecular biology of pancreatic hormones and homologous growth factors