Pub No:
332
Title:
5,10-Diphenyltripyrrane, A Useful Building Block for the Synthesis of Meso-phenyl Substituted Expanded Macrocycles
Authors:
Bruckner, C., Sternberg, E.D., Boyle, R.W., and David Dolphin
Journal:
Chem. Comm.
Year:
1997
Pages:
1689-1690
Abstract:
Pyrrole and benzaldehyde were condensed under acidic conditions to produce a mixture of 5-phenyldipyrromethane and 5,10-diphenyltripyrrane; the tripyrrane was utilized in the syntheses of meso-phenylsapphyrins, meso-diphenylpentaphyrin and meso-hexaphenylhexaphyrin.

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