2-Acetylbenzofurans: Synthesis, Reactions and Applications

Author(s): Mohamed A. Metwally, Bakr F. Abdel-Wahab, Gamal A. El-Hiti.

Journal Name: Current Organic Chemistry

Volume 14 , Issue 1 , 2010

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Abstract:

This review deals with synthesis and reactions of 2-acetylbenzofurans. Some of these reactions have been applied successfully to the synthesis of biologically important compounds. The main purpose of this review is to present a survey of the literature on 2-acetylbenzofurans chemistry and provides useful and up-to-date data for their applications since such compounds have not been previously reviewed.

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VOLUME: 14
ISSUE: 1
Year: 2010
Page: [48 - 64]
Pages: 17
DOI: 10.2174/138527210790226401

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