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Imidazole and its derivatives and Importance in the Synthesis of Pharmaceuticals: A Review

Author Affiliations

  • 1Medigrapha Pharamaceuticals Pvt Ltd, Maharastra, INDIA

Res.J.chem.sci., Volume 5, Issue (10), Pages 67-72, October,18 (2015)


The term “Imidazole” has gained importance in the modern world with its ability to explore various pharmacological potentials. The importance of the term ‘Imidazole” and its derivates are popular since past few years with the synthesis of pharmaceuticals and treatment of various diseases. The imidazole ring occurs in a number of naturally occurring compounds, and very widely distributed in essentials amino acids, L-histidine and its derivatives have powerful pharmacological properties. Purins, present in living systems contain the imidazole ring.


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