Schiff base

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Schiff base

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n
(Biochemistry) the product of the chemical association of an aldehyde with a primary amine
[C19: named after Hugo Schiff (1834–1915), German chemist]
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Schiff base was first of all prepared by Hugo Schiff in 1864 by reacting aldehyde and ketones with primary amine.
Schiff bases were first time discovered by German Scientist, Hugo Schiff in 1864 [2].
Schiff bases, discovered and named by the chemist Hugo Schiff, as a powerful candidate, exhibited various biological and physicochemical treated activities, antibacteria, anti-inflammation, and antitumor [5].