Journal Articles: 5 results
Synthesis, Photophysical Characterization, and Gelation Studies of a Stibene–Cholesterol Derivative. An Advanced Physical Organic Chemistry Laboratory  H. Christina Geiger, David K. Geiger, and Christine Baldwin
Presents a laboratory sequence that provides students with hands-on experience in many techniques necessary to perform sensitive multistep organic synthesis, as well as the opportunity to obtain and interpret NMR, GCMS, UVvis, and fluorescence spectra.
Geiger, H. Christina; Geiger, David K.; Baldwin, Christine. J. Chem. Educ. 2006, 83, 106.
Chromatography |
Organometallics |
Liquids |
Physical Properties |
Steroids |
Synthesis |
UV-Vis Spectroscopy |
Cholesterol and Plants  E. J. Behrman and Venkat Gopalan
Current textbooks give an inaccurate picture of the occurrence of cholesterol in plants and the role of plant sterols in the mammalian uptake of cholesterol.
Behrman, E. J.; Gopalan, Venkat. J. Chem. Educ. 2005, 82, 1791.
Metabolism |
Plant Chemistry |
Bromination and Debromination of Cholesterol: An Inquiry-Based Lab Involving Structure Elucidation, Reaction Mechanism, and 1H NMR  Andrew Grant and Devin Latimer
An experiment designed to examine a reaction mechanism and its stereochemical consequences; students propose the product and a mechanism for its production before conducting the experiment and analyzing the product with 1H NMR.
Grant, Andrew S.; Latimer, Devin. J. Chem. Educ. 2003, 80, 670.
Mechanisms of Reactions |
NMR Spectroscopy |
Stereochemistry |
Natural Products |
Synthesis |
Steroids (Fieser, Louis F.)  Bowers, Albert

Bowers, Albert J. Chem. Educ. 1960, 37, A110.
Some recent advances in the field of steroids  Beyler, Roger E.
Examines the medical uses of steroids, natural hormones, anti-inflammatory steroids, progestogens, anabolic steroids, estrogens, and aldosterone antagonists.
Beyler, Roger E. J. Chem. Educ. 1960, 37, 491.