Gibbs, Timothy J. K. and Tomkinson, Nicholas C. O. (2005) Aminocatalytic preparation of bisindolylalkanes. Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry, 3 (22). pp. 4043-4045. ISSN 1477-0520Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
An aminocatalytic method for the formation of bisindolylalkanes, e.g. I (R = Et, cyclopropyl, Ph) is described; the reaction proceeds effectively at ambient temp. in the presence of moisture and air for both aldehyde and ketone substrates and has been applied to the one-step prepn. of a series of naturally-occurring bis- and tris-indolylalkanes.
|Keywords:||bisindolylalkanes , aldehydes, ketones, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physical and Theoretical Chemistry|
|Subjects:||Science > Chemistry|
|Department:||Faculty of Science > Pure and Applied Chemistry|
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||20 Oct 2011 14:09|
|Last modified:||27 Apr 2016 17:28|