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Easy synthesis of polyphenolic 4-thiaflavans with a ‘double-faced’

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Inverse electron demanding Diels–Alder reactions of o-thioquinones with styrenes, followed by simple manipulations of the obtained cycloadducts, allowed the synthesis of polyphenolic 4-thiaflavans which showed antioxidant activity miming either flavonoid or tocopherol behaviour.

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The article was received on 09 Jan 2001, accepted on 12 Feb 2001 and first published on 28 Feb 2001

Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/B100359N
Chem. Commun., 2001, 551-552

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    Easy synthesis of polyphenolic 4-thiaflavans with a ‘double-faced’ antioxidant activity

    G. Capozzi, P. Lo Nostro, S. Menichetti, C. Nativi and P. Sarri, Chem. Commun., 2001, 551
    DOI: 10.1039/B100359N

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