Chemistry of Heterocyclic Compounds

, Volume 52, Issue 11, pp 918–922 | Cite as

Reaction of α-tetralone, 1H-tetrazol-5-amine, and aromatic aldehydes upon microwave irradiation – a convenient method for the synthesis of 5,6,7,12-tetrahydrobenzo[h]tetrazolo[5,1-b]quinazolines

  • Grigory P. Kantin
  • Mikhail KrasavinEmail author
A multicomponent reaction between α-tetralone, 1H-tetrazol-5-amine, and aromatic aldehyde, occurring upon microwave irradiation in acidic medium at 130°C, led to the formation of previously unknown 7-aryl-5,6,7,12-tetrahydrobenzo[h]tetrazolo[5,1-b]quinazolines in 5–52% yields.


aldehydes tetralone 1H-tetrazol-5-amine Biginelli reaction microwave irradiation multicomponent reactions 


This work was performed with financial support from the Russian Science Foundation (grant 14-50-00069).

The spectral data (NMR and high-resolution mass spectrometry) were obtained with the equipment at Saint Petersburg State University Research Park ''Research resources center for magnetic resonance'' and ''Center for chemical analysis and materials research''.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Saint Petersburg State UniversitySaint PetersburgRussia

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