DOI: 10.1055/s-0036-1588486
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Domino Reactions of 1-Aroyl-3,4-dihydroisoquinolines with α,β-Unsaturated Aldehydes

Maria D. Matveevaa, Tatiana N. Borisovaa, Alexander A. Titova, Lada V. Anikinab, Svetlana V. Dyachenkoa, Grigorii S. Astakhova, Alexey V. Varlamova, Leonid G. Voskressensky*a
  • aPeoples’ Friendship University of Russia (RUDN University), 6, Mikluho-Maklaya St., Moscow 117198, Russian Federation   Email:
  • bInstitute of Physiologically Active Compounds, Russian Academy of Sciences, Chernogolovka, Russian Federation
This work was supported by the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (grant 17-03-00605) and was financially supported by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation (agreement no. 02.a03.21.0008).
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Publication History

Received: 16 April 2017

Accepted after revision: 12 June 2017

Publication Date:
22 August 2017 (eFirst)


An efficient synthesis of pyrrolo[2,1-a]isoquinolines by a domino reaction from a variety of 3,4-dihydropyrrolo[2,1-a]isoquinolines and α,β-unsaturated aldehydes in the absence of catalyst in good yields under microwave irradiation, is reported.

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