A process for the preparation of compound 1,1'- { [ (bisalkane-1,n-diyl) piperazine] dioxy } bis (11as)-7- methoxy-1,2,3,11 a-tetrahydro-5h-pyrrolo[2,1-c] [1,4] benzodiazepin-5-one

The present invention provides a process for the preparation of 1, 1'-{[(bisalkane-l,N-diyl)piperazine]dioxy}bis(11aS)-7-methoxy-1,2,3,11a-tetrahydio-5H-pyrrolo[2,l-c][l,4]benzodiazepin-5-one useful as potential antitumour agents with aliphatic chain length variations for the compounds and it also describes the anticancer (antitumour) activity.

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

Patent No: IN231500 [India]

Application No: 2980/DELNP/2004

Inventor(s): Ahmed Kamal; Peram Surakattula Murali Mohan Reddy; Depatla Rajasekhar Reddy

Issue Date: 27-03-2009

Filing Date: 30-09-2004

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

Implementing institute: CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology [CSIR-IICT] 

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

IPC Classification: C7D 243/14