Some new substituted β-Diketones were synthesised by using 2-hydroxy acetophenones and different benzoic acids. These newly synthesised β-Diketones were characterised by IR and NMR spectra. β-Diketones were then screened for antibacterial activity against S.aureus, E. Coli and S.typhi.
Jayashri N. Angaitkar and Bodkhe P. S.2016, Synthesis of Substituted β-Diketones and Study of Their Antibacterial Activity. Int J Recent Sci Res. 7(12), pp. 14549-14553.