Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1987, 52, 2753-2757

Studies on 4-(8-hydroxy-5-quinolylazo)benzenesulfonamides and their metal chelates as potential drugs

Ali A. A. Abdel Hafez, Ibrahim M. A. Awad and Khairy M. Hassan

Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science, Assiut University, Assiut, Egypt


Some new drugs containing both azo sulfonamide and 8-hydroxyquinoline moieties have been prepared. Some metal chelates with Fe3+, Co2+, Cu2+, Ni2+, and Hg2+ ions have been synthesized and screened in vitro for their antibacterial activity.