from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or having to do with organic compounds and their role in biochemical processes.

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  • adj. Of or relating to the role of organic compounds in biological processes


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  • My research interests soon evolved to include the following areas: synthesis of complex, bioactive molecules; the logic of chemical synthesis; new methods of synthesis; molecular catalysts and robots; theoretical organic chemistry and reaction mechanisms; organometallic chemistry; bioorganic and enzyme chemistry; prostaglandins and other eicosanoids and their relevance to medicine; application of computers to organic chemical problems, especially to retrosynthetic analysis.

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  • The laureates 'research has been of great importance for developments within coordination chemistry, organic synthesis, analytical chemistry and bioorganic and bioinorganic chemistry, and has thus laid the foundation for the active interdisciplinary area of research within chemistry that has now come to be termed host-guest chemistry or supramolecular chemistry.

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  • Their research has been of enormous importance for the development of coordination chemistry, organic synthesis, analytical chemistry, bioinorganic and bioorganic chemistry, it is no longer science fiction to prepare supermolecules which are better and more versatile catalysts than the highly specialized enzymes.

    The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1987 - Presentation Speech

  • Pedersen, in these few minutes I have tried to explain your fundamental work in the field of molecular recognition and the great importance and consequences your results have in many branches of chemistry, such as analytical chemistry, organic synthesis, coordination chemistry and bioinorganic and bioorganic chemistry.

    The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1987 - Presentation Speech

  • Prior to this, he completed an MS degree in bioorganic chemistry at St. Petersburg's State University.

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  • In an effort to bring the world class speakers in bioorganic and organic medicinal chemistry closer to researchers, Tetrahedron's annual symposium will this year be held in two locations, one in Europe and one in Asia .

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  • The Polymer Chemistry and Bioengineering group within the Zernike Institute for Advanced Materials at the University of Groningen, The Netherlands, invites applications for several Postdoctoral and PhD Student Positions in the field of bioorganic hybrid materials for diagnostics and drug delivery.

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