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|Title:||Studies on the synthesis of bis-quaternary ammonium salts of geometrical isomers and its potential as bioregulators|
Sharma, M L
Plant growth retardants
|Abstract:||Tertiary amine N,N-dimethyl-2-nitrophenylmethanamine <b>4</b> prepared from 2-nitrobenzaldehyde <b>3 </b>by Leuckart’s reaction and (3-N,N-diethylamino-2-hydroxypropyl)-3-(3-nitrophenyl) prop-2-en-oate <b>9 </b>and 3-(diethylamino)-2-hydroxypropyl 2-(4-chloro-3-methylphenoxy)acetate <b>14</b> prepared through the formation of glycidyl ester have been reacted with dichlorides of maleic acid and fumaric acid, which in turn have been prepared by reacting these acids with thionyl chloride to get bis-quaternary ammonium salts <b>1a-c</b> and <b>2a-c</b>.<b> </b>The synthesized salts <b>1a-c</b> and <b>2a-c</b> are tested <b> </b>on rice (<i>Oryza sativa</i>, PR-114) for their biological activity. All the tested compounds are found to possess good plant growth retardant activity. Compound <b>2c</b> is found to be the best plant growth retardant among the six newly synthesized compounds.|
|Appears in Collections:||IJC-B Vol.50B(03) [March 2011]|
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