New Procedure for the Synthesis of 2-Alkylbenzimidazoles

Tomohiro Yamashita, Shozo Yamada, Yasundo Yamazaki, Hideo Tanaka

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Simple, economical, and environmentally friendly method to synthesize 2-alkylbenzimidazoles was developed by modifying the conventional method between °-phenylenediamine and aldehyde.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2982-2988
Number of pages7
JournalSynthetic Communications
Issue number16
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2009


  • Benzimidazoles
  • Sodium hydrogen sulfite
  • °-phenylenediamine

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Organic Chemistry

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