Synthesis of heteroatomic analogues of saturated and unsaturated fatty acids and heteroaromatic long chain fatty acids, and a study of their physical, chemical and biological properties


Grant Data
Project Title
Synthesis of heteroatomic analogues of saturated and unsaturated fatty acids and heteroaromatic long chain fatty acids, and a study of their physical, chemical and biological properties
Principal Investigator
Professor Lie Ken Jie, Marcel Soe Fa   (Principal investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
1992-03-01
Completion Date
1995-02-28
Amount
520000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
HKU Project Code
HKU 23/91
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
1991/1992
Status
Completed
Objectives
To synthesize several series of heteroatomic analogues of saturated and unsaturated fatty acids and heteroaromatic long chain fatty acids (containing atoms such as selenium and tellurium) for providing adequate substrates for biological studies and sufficiently large quantities for spectroscopic and mass spectral analyses.