Preparation of heterocycles by microwave-induced retro Diels-Alder reaction

Ferenc Miklós, Géza Stájer, Ferenc Fülöp

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Pyrimidinone, thioxopyrimidinone, pyrimido[2,1-a]phthalazinone and [1,3]oxazino[2,3-a] isoindolone were obtained by means of microwave-assisted [4+2] cycloreversion. The microwave heating of the parent norbornene or oxanorbornene fused compounds in a solvent with a medium or large loss factor generates retro Diels-Alder products in excellent yield and high purity.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)915-916
Number of pages2
JournalLetters in Organic Chemistry
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2006


  • Microwave
  • N
  • N- and O
  • N-heterocycles
  • Retro Diels-Alder reaction

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry

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