Synlett 2016; 27(06): 946-950
DOI: 10.1055/s-0035-1561275
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Efficient Synthesis of Photoreactive 2-Propoxyaniline Derivatives as Artificial Sweeteners

Yuta Murai*
a  Faculty of Advanced Life Science, Frontier Research Center for Post-Genome Science and Technology, Hokkaido University, Kita 21, Nishi 11, Kita-ku, Sapporo 001-0021, Japan   Email: ymurai@mail.sci.hokudai.ac.jp
b  Division of Applied Science, Graduate School of Agriculture, Hokkaido University, Kita 9, Nishi 9, Kita-ku, Sapporo 060-8589, Japan   Email: hasimoto@abs.agr.hokudai.ac.jp
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Takuma Yoshida
b  Division of Applied Science, Graduate School of Agriculture, Hokkaido University, Kita 9, Nishi 9, Kita-ku, Sapporo 060-8589, Japan   Email: hasimoto@abs.agr.hokudai.ac.jp
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Lei Wang
b  Division of Applied Science, Graduate School of Agriculture, Hokkaido University, Kita 9, Nishi 9, Kita-ku, Sapporo 060-8589, Japan   Email: hasimoto@abs.agr.hokudai.ac.jp
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Katsuyoshi Masuda
c  Suntory Institute for Bioorganic Research, 1-1-1 Wakayamadai, Shimamoto-cho, Mishima-gun, Osaka 618-8503, Japan
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Yasuyuki Hashidoko
b  Division of Applied Science, Graduate School of Agriculture, Hokkaido University, Kita 9, Nishi 9, Kita-ku, Sapporo 060-8589, Japan   Email: hasimoto@abs.agr.hokudai.ac.jp
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Kenji Monde
a  Faculty of Advanced Life Science, Frontier Research Center for Post-Genome Science and Technology, Hokkaido University, Kita 21, Nishi 11, Kita-ku, Sapporo 001-0021, Japan   Email: ymurai@mail.sci.hokudai.ac.jp
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Yasumaru Hatanaka
d  Graduate School of Medicine and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Toyama, 2630 Sugitani, Toyama 930-0194, Japan
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Makoto Hashimoto*
b  Division of Applied Science, Graduate School of Agriculture, Hokkaido University, Kita 9, Nishi 9, Kita-ku, Sapporo 060-8589, Japan   Email: hasimoto@abs.agr.hokudai.ac.jp
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Publication History

Received: 05 October 2015

Accepted after revision: 13 November 2015

Publication Date:
14 December 2015 (online)


Abstract

5-Nitro-2-propoxyaniline is one of the strongest artificial sweeteners. However, little is known about the detailed relationship of the structure and biological activity between 5-nitro-2-propoxyaniline and its sweet receptor. Photoaffinity labeling is a useful method for revealing interactions of a small bioactive compound with molecules. Therefore, we synthesized photoreactive 2-propoxyaniline derivatives as useful tools for revealing the interactions by photoaffinity labeling.

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