Magnesiation of indoles with magnesium amide bases

Yoshinori Kondo, Akihiro Yoshida, Takao Sakamoto

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1-Substituted indole derivatives are deprotonated with Hauser bases (R2NMgBr) or magnesium diamide [(R2N)2-Mg] to give magnesioindoles which are then reacted with electrophiles.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2331-2332
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society - Perkin Transactions 1
Issue number19
Publication statusPublished - 1996 Oct 7

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