Stille carbonylation of N-protected bromomethylindoles

Arasambattu K. Mohanakrishnan, Neelamegam Ramesh

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A variety of N-protected indolylmethylbromides are carbonylated using 5 mol % Pd(PPh3)2Cl2 under Stille conditions in the presence of an alcohol to afford the corresponding methyl/ethyl esters.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)4577-4579
Number of pages3
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number27
StatePublished - Jul 4 2005
Externally publishedYes


  • Bromomethylindoles
  • Indolylmethyl esters
  • Pd catalyst
  • Stille carbonylation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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