Synthesis of benzo[c] and naphtho[c]heterocycle diesters and dinitriles via homoelongation.

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The Journal of Organic Chemistry (Impact Factor: 4.56). 11/2009; 74(23):9180-7. DOI: 10.1021/jo901754w
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ABSTRACT Syntheses of benzo[c] and naphtho[c]heterocycle diesters and dinitriles were achieved via our newly developed iterative elongation protocol. The photophysical and electrochemical properties of these conjugated systems are explored.

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