Der Pharma Chemica
Journal for Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Computational Chemistry
One Pot Syntheses of Indenes
Author(s): Pailla Umareddy, Veera Reddy Arava
One pot syntheses of indene derivatives was achieved in high yields. Indenes were prepared from 1, 3 di phenyl propane-1-ones by the AlCl3 promoted Friedel crafts benzoylation followed by intra molecular cyclisation reaction.