Chemistry of Heterocyclic Compounds

, Volume 20, Issue 9, pp 996–999 | Cite as

Pyrroloindoles. 11. Electrophilic substitution in the 1H,7H-pyrrolo[3,2-f]indole series

  • Sh. A. Samsoniya
  • D. O. Kadzhrishvili
  • E. N. Gordeev
  • N. N. Suvorov


It has been shown with the aid of quantum-chemical calculation by the CNDO/2 method that the reaction centers of electrophilic attack in the molecule of 1H,7H-pyrrolo[3,2-f]indole are positions 3 and 5. These results are in agreement with those of studies of electrophilic substitution reactions.


Organic Chemistry Reaction Center Indole Substitution Reaction Electrophilic Substitution 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sh. A. Samsoniya
    • 1
  • D. O. Kadzhrishvili
    • 1
  • E. N. Gordeev
    • 1
  • N. N. Suvorov
    • 1
  1. 1.D. I. Mendeleev Moscow Institute of Chemical TechnologyTbilisi State UniversityUSSR

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