Voltammetric Oxidation of Hantzsch 1,4-Dihydropyridines in Ethanol-Water Media

Author(s): Lida Fotouhi, Shahnaz Khaleghi, Majid M. Heravi

Journal Name: Letters in Organic Chemistry

Volume 3 , Issue 2 , 2006

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The electrochemical oxidation of Hantzsch 1, 4-dihydropyridins (1, 4-DHPs) in the mixture of ethanol-water on carbon electrode is described. Various Hantzsch 1, 4-dihydropyridines were oxidized electrochemically to obtain the corresponding saturated pyridines in high yields.

Keywords: Aromatization, electrolyte solution, Cyclic voltammetry, oxidation, coulometry, spectroscopic method

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Year: 2006
Page: [111 - 114]
Pages: 4
DOI: 10.2174/157017806775224198
Price: $65

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