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E-Journal of Chemistry
Volume 7 (2010), Issue 3, Pages 775-778

Synthesis Characterization and Antimicrobial Activity of Metal Chelates of 1, 7-Di (2-hydroxyphenyl) 1, 7 di (N-methyl) aza-1, 3, 5 heptarine-3-ol hydrochloride

Nalin P. Patani1 and M. V. Hathi2

1C. U. Shah Science College, Ahmedabad-380014, Gujarat, India
2R. R. Mehta College of Science, Palanpur-385001, Gujarat, India

Received 7 October 2009; Revised 17 December 2009; Accepted 10 February 2010

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The Schiff base complexes derived from 2-furancarboxaldehyde and N-methyl-2-amino phenol have been prepared and characterized using several physical techniques, like elemental analysis, thermogravimetric analysis, magnetic moment measurements, infrared and resonance spectra. N-Methyl-2-amino phenol was condensed stoichiometrically with 2-furancarboxaldehyde in presence of methanol. The resulting 1,7-di(2-hydroxyphenyl) 1,7 di(N-methyl) aza-1,3,5 heptarine-3-ol hydrochloride was characterized by elemental analysis and spectral studies. The transition metal complexes of Cu2+, Zn2+, Ni2+, Co2+ and Mn2+ of the synthesized complexes were prepared. Metal ligand (M:L) ratio, IR, reflectance spectral studies, magnetic properties and antimicrobial activity of the synthesized complexes and its metal complexes were carried out.