Am J Clin Microbiol Antimicrob | Volume 5, Issue 1 | Mini Review | Open Access

Strategies to Prepare Quinol-4-Ones

Milata V* and Zálupsky P

Department of Organic Chemistry, Institute of Organic Chemistry, Catalysis and Petrochemistry, Slovak

*Correspondance to: Viktor Milata 

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This article is aiming at comprehensive simple review of main strategies for preparation of (substituted) quinol-4-one-3-carboxylic acids possessing antibacterial properties. On the background of many other reviews about detailed aspects of the synthesis, biological properties of products or relation structure-biological activity here we wish to present historical background of this group of drugs, used also in many other therapies, not only in those fighting bacteria.


Quinol-4-one (I); Chemical structure and antibacterial; N-methylisatoic acid


Milata V, Zálupsky P. Strategies to Prepare Quinol-4-Ones. Am J Clin Microbiol Antimicrob. 2022; 5(1): 1061..

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