American Journal of Quantum Chemistry and Molecular Spectroscopy


Volume 6, Issue 1, June 2022

  • A Cycloalkanol from Derivatization Studies on Vanillin: Evaluation of Antioxidant Activity of Obtained Derivatives’

    Olawale Hakeem Oladimeji, Ekemini Samuel Idiong, Udeme Akpan Joseph, Victor Udo Anah, Moji Taibat Bakare-Odunola, Stanislaus Ngaitad Njinga, Saad Toyin Abdullahi

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, June 2022
    Pages: 1-7
    Received: 6 January 2022
    Accepted: 27 January 2022
    Published: 29 March 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajqcms.20220601.11
    Abstract: Background of study: Vanillin is a white monoclinic crystalline compound whose chemical nomenclature is p-hydroxy-m-methoxy benzaldehyde. It is a phenolic aldehyde with a pleasant flavor and popularly found in vanilla beans and roasted coffee amongst many other sources. It possesses antitumor and particularly antioxidant activity which formed the e... Show More