2-Hydroxy-1, 4-Naphthoquinone: A Versatile Synthon in Organic Synthesis

Author(s): Ankita Chaudhary , Jitender M. Khurana .

Journal Name: Current Organic Chemistry

Volume 20 , Issue 12 , 2016

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2-Hydroxy-1,4-naphthoquinone is a synthetically versatile substrate and can be used for the synthesis of a large array of heterocyclic compounds. Advances in the exploitation of 2-hydroxy-1,4-naphthoquinone for organic synthesis are reported in this review.

Keywords: 2-Hydroxy-1, 4-naphthoquinone, lawsone, multicomponent reactions.

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VOLUME: 20
ISSUE: 12
Year: 2016
Page: [1314 - 1344]
Pages: 31
DOI: 10.2174/1385272820666151125231522
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