Jump to main content
Jump to site search
PLANNED MAINTENANCE Close the message box

Scheduled maintenance upgrade on Thursday 4th of May 2017 from 8.00am to 9.00am (BST).

During this time our websites will be offline temporarily. If you have any questions please use the feedback button on this page. We apologise for any inconvenience this might cause and thank you for your patience.



Catalyst-free synthesis of novel dimeric β-carboline derivatives via an unexpected [2 + 2 + 2] annulation

Author affiliations

Abstract

We report here an unexpected catalyst-free [2 + 2 + 2] annulation reaction which allows access to novel complex dimeric β-carboline derivatives in a single step. Various substituted ynones could react with dihydro-β-carboline imines to deliver interesting [2 + 2 + 2] annulation products in moderate to good yields. Alkynoates can also be tolerated in this system.

Graphical abstract: Catalyst-free synthesis of novel dimeric β-carboline derivatives via an unexpected [2 + 2 + 2] annulation

Back to tab navigation
Please wait while Download options loads

Supplementary files

Publication details

The article was received on 21 Mar 2017, accepted on 11 Apr 2017 and first published on 12 Apr 2017


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C7OB00689F
Citation: Org. Biomol. Chem., 2017, Advance Article
  •   Request permissions

    Catalyst-free synthesis of novel dimeric β-carboline derivatives via an unexpected [2 + 2 + 2] annulation

    H. Cui, J. Wang, H. Zhou, X. You and X. Jiang, Org. Biomol. Chem., 2017, Advance Article , DOI: 10.1039/C7OB00689F

Search articles by author