Iron/acetic acid-mediated carbon degradation: A facile route for the synthesis of quinoline derivatives

Chintakunta Ramesh, Veerababurao Kavala, Chun Wei Kuo, Ching Fa Yao

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A new carbon degradation protocol which results in the formation of quinoline derivatives is described. The reactions involved the use of mild reaction conditions and an inexpensive reducing reagent (Fe/AcOH).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5234-5237
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number40
Publication statusPublished - 2010 Oct 6


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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