Chemistry of Heterocyclic Compounds

, Volume 19, Issue 10, pp 1086–1088 | Cite as

Synthesis of o-quinones of 3H-benz[e]indole

  • A. N. Grinev
  • I. K. Sorokina


4,5-Dioxo-4,5-dihydro-3H-benz[e]indole derivatives were synthesized from 3-nitro-o-naphthoquinones with keto enol residues in the 4 position. One of these products was methylated at the nitrogen atom of the pyrrole ring. The N-methyl derivative was used for the synthesis of a phenazine.


Nitrogen Methylated Organic Chemistry Nitrogen Atom Indole 
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Literature cited

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    A. N. Grinev and I. K. Sorokina, Zh. Org. Khim., 18, 2363 (1982).Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. N. Grinev
    • 1
  • I. K. Sorokina
    • 1
  1. 1.S. Ordzhonikidae All-Union Scientific-Research Institute of Pharmaceutical ChemistryMoscow

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