Facile synthesis of benzo[4,5]furo[3,2-c]pyridines via palladium-catalyzed intramolecular Heck reaction

Woo Sub Yoon, Su Jung Lee, Seung Kyu Kang, Deok-Chan Ha, Jae Du Ha

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The heating of 4-chloropyridine with 2-bromophenol in either neat or DME as solvent gives rise to 2-bromophenoxy pyridines, which were treated with Pd(OAc)2 and various ligands to afford functionalized benzo[4,5]furo[3,2-c]pyridines.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4492-4494
Number of pages3
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number31
Publication statusPublished - 2009 Aug 5


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Drug Discovery

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