The synthesis of novel polycyclic heterocyclic ring systems. 2. Naphtho[2,1-b: 4,3-g]bisbenzo[b]thiophene

Kenji Sasaki, Osamu Tokuda, Takashi Hirota, Jiann Kuan Luo, Raymond N. Castle

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The novel polycyclic heterocyclic ring system, naphtho[2,1-b:4,3-g]bisbenzo[b]thiophene was synthesized from 5-[2-(2-bromo-3-thienyl)ethenyl]naphtho[2,1-b][1]benzothiophene. The assignment of its 1H and 13C nmr spectra was also accomplished by utilizing two-dimensional nmr methods.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)847-853
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Heterocyclic Chemistry
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - May 1996


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  • Organic Chemistry

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