Oxidative rearrangement of indoles to oxindoles

Wesley J. Moran, Kerry L. MacRory, Arantxa Rodríguez

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An unexpected oxidative rearrangement was observed when indoles substituted with 2-hydroxymalonates were subjected to typical iodination conditions. This unusual and unprecedented transformation is successful for a number of derivatives.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)8962-8964
Number of pages3
JournalRSC Advances
Issue number24
Early online date16 Aug 2012
Publication statusPublished - 14 Oct 2012


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