Reductive cyclization of N-iodoalkyl cyclic imides to nitrogen-fused polycyclic amides induced by samarium diiodide

Deok-Chan Ha, Chang Soo Yun, Eunsun Yu

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SmI 2-promoted cyclizations of cyclic imides having 3-iodopropyl or 4-iodobutyl groups on the imide nitrogen have been studied for construction of nitrogen-fused polycyclic amides.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2577-2580
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number15
Publication statusPublished - 1996 Apr 8


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Drug Discovery

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