Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Angular naphthopyrones as antibacterial agents : investigations into the antibacterial activity of benzo[f]chromanones and related compounds

Ward, Simone A

Description

Antibiotics have been hailed as one of medicine's greatest achievements, but the effectiveness of current drugs is waning. Chapter 1 introduces the need for novel antibacterials, current approaches towards drug discovery, and the suitability of benzo[f]chromanone as a scaffold for antibacterial drug development. A summary of synthetic methods for the preparation of benzo[f]chromanones IS presented in Chapter 2. The suitability of polyphosphoric acid (PPA) cyclisation methodology was...[Show more]

CollectionsOpen Access Theses
Date published: 2009
Type: Thesis (MPhil)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/149792
DOI: 10.25911/5d5fcbcfe271c
Access Rights: Open Access

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
b25193089_Ward_S_A.pdf18.38 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator