2-methylheptylisonicotinate and process for production thereof

The present invention relates to a novel antifungal antibacterial compound 2-methylheptylisonicotinate of formula 1 below obtained from natural sources and to a process for the isolation thereof.

Patent Assignee: Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR)

Patent No: US6998411 [USA]

Application No: 27913

Inventor(s): Bordoloi, Gojendra Nath; Kumari, Babita; Bordoloi, Nabibjyoti; Roy, Monoj Kanti; Bora, Tarun Chandra

Issue Date: 14-02-2006

Filing Date: 20-12-2001

Licensing Option: Laboratory willing to jointly develop technology with industrial partner.

Implementing institute: CSIR-North East Institute of Science and Technology [CSIR-NEIST]

Funding agency: Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)

IPC Classification: A01N 43/40