Novel synthesis of indolylquinoline derivatives via the C-alkylation of Baylis-Hillman adducts

Chintakunta Ramesh, Veerababurao Kavala, B. Rama Raju, Chun Wei Kuo, Ching Fa Yao

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A new and simple method for the C-alkylation of indoles by various Baylis-Hillman adducts and the one-pot reductive cyclization of C-alkylated indole derivatives generated from 2-nitro-Baylis-Hillman adduct to form indolylquinoline derivatives is described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4037-4041
Number of pages5
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number28
Publication statusPublished - 2009 Jul 15


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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