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Heteroareno-annelated estranes by triene cyclization


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17-Thienyl-and 17-benzo[b]thienyl-3-hydroxyestra-1,3,5(10),16-tetraenes were synthesized by either sequential or one-pot Suzuki cross-coupling and Wittig olefination reactions. At 160 °C, heteroaryl substituted steroids were observed to undergo thermal intramolecular cyclization to produce E-ring heteroareno-annelated estranes.











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1 - 9 - 2006


  • Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Engineering Sciences, Kyushu University, Kasuga-shi, 816-8580, Japan
  • Institute of Materials Chemistry and Engineering, Kyushu University, Kasuga-shi, 816-8580, Japan
  • Institute of Materials Chemistry and Engineering, Kyushu University, Kasuga-shi, 816-8580, Japan
  • Institute of Materials Chemistry and Engineering, Kyushu University, Kasuga-shi, 816-8580, Japan


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