Der Pharma Chemica
Journal for Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences and Computational Chemistry


A Facile and Eco-friendly Synthesis of Bis(indolyl)methanes Using Montmorillonite K-10 Impregnated with Bismuth Nitrate in the Solid State

Author(s): Anil Kumar, Baldev K Sharma

Montmorillonite impregnated with bismuth nitrate has been found to be an excellent reagent for the synthesis of bis(indolyl)methanes in the solid state. This methodology involves the electrophilic condensation of indole with a wide range of aldehydes.