27th ESF/Euchem Conference on Stereochemistry
Bürgenstock, April 26 - May 2, 1992
 
 
President:

Guy Ourisson

 
 
 

MONDAY Morning Session – Moderator: H Ringsdorf

 
K A Dill

The forces of protein folding and inverse folding

 
C M Dobson

NMR studies of protein structure and folding

 
E Benedetti

Non-coded residues as building blocks in the design of specific secondary structures of bioactive peptides

 
 

MONDAY Evening Session

 
U W Suter

Conformation and packing of simple macromolecules

 
 

TUESDAY Morning Session – Moderator: W Oppolzer

 
K P C Vollhardt

Trasition metals and their π-ligands:
how either one gives rise to novel arrays of the other

 
J F Normant

Gem bis metallic reagents in acyclic stereocontrol

 
F Mathey

Chemical analogies between P=C and C=C π-bonds: the case of concerted reactions

 
 

TUESDAY Evening Session – Moderator: A Shanzer

 
F N Diederich

On the allotropy of carbon: from fullerenes to network polymers

 
 

WEDNESDAY Morning Session – Moderator: R Scheffold

 
W Oppolzer

Reagent- and catalyst-controlled asymmetric syntheses of β-aminols and secondary allyl alcohols

 
N S Zefirov

Novel electrophilic reagents and reactions

 
 

THURSDAY Morning Session – Moderator: J Retey

 
A I Scott

How nature synthesizes vitamin B12:
a survey of the last 4 billion years

 
P Albrecht

Origin and long-term fate of molecular fossils:
steroids and polyterpenoids in the subsurface

 
 

THURSDAY Evening Session – Moderator: D Moras

 
A Yonath

On the structure of the ribosome

 
 

FRIDAY Morning Session – Moderator: H Schwarz

 
U Jönsson

Real-time biospecific interaction analysis

 
C A A van Boeckel

Synthetic fragments of bio-macromolecules:
an avenue to new therapeutic applications

 
A Van Dorsselair

Mass spectrometry of large molecules:
new possibilities and new rules

 
 

FRIDAY Evening Session – Moderator: J Reisse

 
J M Greenberg

Chemical evolution of interstellar dust:
a possible source of life’s origin