Synthesis of 2,3-disubstituted benzofurans from ortho-acylphenols

Kwang Ok Kim, Jinsung Tae

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2,3-Disubstituted benzofuran derivatives were synthesized from ortho-acylphenols in two steps. The β-aryloxyacrylates prepared from the ortho-acylphenols were treated with n-Bu3SnH/ AIBN and then with 5% HCl-EtOH to afford 2,3-disubstituted benzofurans.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)387-390
Number of pages4
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2005 Feb 16

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Organic Chemistry


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