Abstract

Synthesis of new 3-methylflavones with various substitution on the ring A and B is being described. They were evaluated for antioxidant and antibacterial activity against Gram positive and Gram negative bacteria. Test compounds such as F-4,9,11,12 and 20 exhibited DPPH radical scavenging activity with IC 50 below 100 μg/ml. The same test compounds exhibited Gram positive bacterial growth inhibition in the range between 50-100% against standard amoxicillin.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)237-240
Number of pages4
JournalIndian Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry
Volume19
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 01-2010

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry

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