Novel applications of the “t-amino effect” in heterocyclic chemistry; synthesis of 1-alkylindoles

W.C. Dijksman, Willem Verboom, David Reinhoudt, C.G. Hale, Sybolt Harkema, G.J. van Hummel

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Thermal rearrangerment of 2-vinyl-1-(1-pyrrolidinyl)benzenes varies with the leaving group ability of substituents in the vinyl moiety; compound 3 having an OR group 9-(alkoxy-methyl)pyrrolo[1,2-a]indoles and compounds 6 (X = OAc, OTs or Cl) yield 1-alkylindoles.
Original languageUndefined
Pages (from-to)2025-2028
JournalTetrahedron letters
Issue number19
Publication statusPublished - 1984


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