New practical synthesis of 5-formylindole

József Fetter, Ferenc Bertha, László Poszávácz, Gyula Simig

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Abstract

5-Formylindole (2) was synthesized in good overall yield starting from 3-methyl-4-nitrobenzaldehyde (4) by utilization of the Batcho-Leimgruber indole synthesis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)137-139
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Heterocyclic Chemistry
Volume42
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2005

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