Synthesis of some 5-substituted indoles

Youhua Yang, Arnold R. Martin, David L. Nelson, John Regan

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A halogen-metal exchange strategy was employed to prepare several 5-substituted indoles from 5-bromoindole. Additional derivatives were elaborated from the formyl, acetyl, thiomethyl, boronic acid and trimethylstannyl analogues thus prepared.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1169-1175
Number of pages7
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jun 1 1992

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Pharmacology
  • Organic Chemistry

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