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Author(s): Raisul Islam, Ekhlass Uddin, Ashrafuzzaman, Nur Amin Bitu, Ali Asraf, Faruk Hossen, M. Haque, Abdul Mannan, Kudrat-E-Zahan


DOI: 10.5958/0974-4150.2020.00073.5   

Address: Raisul Islam, Ekhlass Uddin, Ashrafuzzaman, Nur Amin Bitu, Ali Asraf, Faruk Hossen, M. Haque, Abdul Mannan, Kudrat-E-Zahan*
Department of chemistry, Rajshahi University, Bangladesh.
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 13,      Issue - 5,     Year - 2020

Acetylacetonate containing Schiff base and their metal complexes has a wide range of applications in microbiology as anti-microbial agents, the chemical industry as catalyst, and is an important chemical in cancer treatement. The extra-ordinary ligating properties of acetylacetonate enable them to form a large number of complex compounds with transition metals, a vast majority of which find abundant applications in potential areas. This has stimulated researchers to explore novel applications of the synthesized ligands and the metal complexes thereof. This review presents a report of the studies on the biological activities, anticancer properties, and catalytic activities of acetylacetonate and their metal complexes.

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Raisul Islam, Ekhlass Uddin, Ashrafuzzaman, Nur Amin Bitu, Ali Asraf, Faruk Hossen, M. Haque, Abdul Mannan, Kudrat-E-Zahan. Recent Advances in Biological and Catalytic Activities of Schiff base containing Acetylacetone and their Metal Complexes - A Short Overview. Asian J. Research Chem. 2020; 13(5):395-406. doi: 10.5958/0974-4150.2020.00073.5

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