First halogen-dance reaction in quinoline series: Application to a new synthesis of quindoline

Erwan Arzel, Patrick Rocca*, Francis Marsais, Alain Godard, Guy Quéguiner

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    The first halogen-dance reaction in quinoline series is described as well as a new convergent synthesis of quindoline, a natural benzo-δ- carboline.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)6465-6466
    Number of pages2
    JournalTetrahedron Letters
    Issue number36
    StatePublished - Sep 3 1998


    • Coupling reactions
    • Halogen and compounds
    • Metalation
    • Polycyclic heterocyclic compounds

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Biochemistry
    • Drug Discovery
    • Organic Chemistry

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