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A new enantioselective synthesis of antiobesity drug lorcaserin

Abstract

A simple and efficient enantioselective synthesis of anti-obesity drug lorcaerin starting from easily accessible 3-chlorostyrene oxide has been described for the first time employing hydrolytic kinetic resolution as a source of chirality. The protocol might also be useful in the synthesis of structural variants of lorcaserin.

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The article was received on 15 Aug 2019, accepted on 04 Oct 2019 and first published on 07 Oct 2019


Article type: Paper
DOI: 10.1039/C9NJ04234B
New J. Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript

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    A new enantioselective synthesis of antiobesity drug lorcaserin

    M. Murugan, G. S. Ghotekar, D. More and V. Nalla, New J. Chem., 2019, Accepted Manuscript , DOI: 10.1039/C9NJ04234B

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