Convenient preparation of esters of testosterone and 19-norethisterone with hindered acids

A. A.Leslie Gunatilaka, Subramaniam Sotheeswaran

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Testosterone and 19-norethisterone are smoothly esterified by some hindered carboxylic acids in pyridine containing benzenesulphonyl chloride.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)980-981
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number22
StatePublished - Jan 1 1978
Externally publishedYes


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