Palladium-catalyzed tandem Heck and aldol reactions between 2-bromobenzaldehydes and functionalized alkenes leading to naphthalenes

Chan Sik Cho, Dong Kwon Lim, Jiao Qiang Zhang, Tae Jeong Kim, Sang Chul Shim

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Abstract

2-Bromobenzaldehydes react with an array of suitably functionalized alkenes in the presence of a catalytic amount of a palladium catalyst together with a base to afford the corresponding naphthalenes in moderate to good yields.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5653-5656
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Volume45
Issue number29
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2004 Jul 12

Keywords

  • 2-Bromobenzaldehydes
  • Functionalized alkenes
  • Heck-aldol reaction
  • Naphthalenes
  • Palladium catalyst

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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