African Journal of

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Biotechnol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1684-5315
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJB
  • Start Year: 2002
  • Published Articles: 12485

Full Length Research Paper

Synthesis, physicochemical and antimicrobial properties of rhenium (I) tricarbonyl complexes of isatin Schiff bases

Adebomi A. Ikotun
  • Adebomi A. Ikotun
  • Industrial Chemistry Programme, College of Agriculture, Engineering and Sciences, Bowen University, Iwo, Nigeria.
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Abimbola A. Owoseni
  • Abimbola A. Owoseni
  • Microbiology Programme, College of Agriculture, Engineering and Sciences, Bowen University, Iwo, Nigeria.
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Gabriel O. Egharevba
  • Gabriel O. Egharevba
  • Department of Chemistry, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 01 December 2020
  •  Accepted: 31 March 2021
  •  Published: 31 May 2021


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