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Journal of Applied Chemistry
Volume 2016, Article ID 5951013, 7 pages
Research Article

Synthesis, X-Ray Crystal Structure Study, Hirshfeld Surface Analysis, and Biological Activity of N-(2-amino-phenyl)-2-methyl-benzamide

1Department of Studies in Physics, University of Mysore, Manasagangotri, Mysuru 570 006, India
2Department of Chemistry, The National Institute of Engineering (Autonomous), Manandavadi Road, Mysuru 570 008, India
3Department of Chemistry, Yuvaraja’s College, University of Mysore, Mysuru 570 005, India

Received 24 July 2016; Accepted 17 October 2016

Academic Editor: Junsheng Yu

Copyright © 2016 Latha Rani Nagaraju et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


The title compound crystallizes in monoclinic crystal system, with space group . The compound exhibits intermolecular interactions of the types N–H⋯N, C–H⋯O, and C–H⋯π; intramolecular interactions of the type N–H⋯N. The intercontacts are also studied using Hirshfeld surface analysis. The compound showed no remarkable antibacterial activity when screened against two gram-negative and two gram-positive bacteria.