HI-mediated cyclization of o-Alkynylstyrenes

Shinichi Saito, Miyako Homma, Valdimir Gevorgyan, Yoshinori Yamamoto

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o-Alkynylstyrenes cyclized in the presence of hydroiodic acid to yield polysubstituted iodoindenes. This reaction provides an efficient synthetic method for the preparation of polysubstituted iodoindenes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)722-723
Number of pages2
JournalChemistry Letters
Issue number7
StatePublished - Jan 1 2000
Externally publishedYes

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