Pyridine derivatives

Pyridine is an important heterocyclic organic compound with the chemical formula C5H5N. The numerous methods for the synthesis of pyridine and its various structure reactions, offer a broad scope in the field of medicinal chemistry.

Pyridine derivatives exhibit a profound effect on pharmacological activities and have been widely used in drug design as antimicrobial, antiviral, anticancer, antioxidant, antidiabetic, antimalarial, and anti-inflammatory agents.